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  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, German
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Business Development
  • Masters Degree
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Is life not but a series of missions ?

ABOUT ME

Always doing what I can to influence and others and myself. I am genuinely inspired by World Travel, the friendships I have made, the things I have learned and immersing and exchanging in culture instead of simply taking from it. My hunger for knowledge, growth and experience will never be satisfied.

PHILOSOPHY

The only thing we should ever do is what we are doing.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Here mostly to connect with locals wherever I may go. I have been blessed to have a job that allows me to travel for work and pleasure frequently.

Interests

American Sports, Eastern Spirituality, Biking Shanghai, China, Asia, Martial Arts, Mountains, Lakes, Photos, Studying Languages, Cooking Chinese Food, Unplanned trips, Google Maps.

Music, Movies, and Books

The Power of Now
The First Man - Adi Dev
Tipping Point
What the Dog Saw
Mr.China
Two Years on the Yangtze
When a Billion Chinese Jump
Poorly Made in China

Woody Allen
Cohen Brothers
BBC Comedy
The office
Family Guy

Give me most American music pre-2000 and I'll be okay with it. Slowly getting into EU techno however!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Hiking Lantau mountain in 2009; The 2007 Super Bowl.

Teach, Learn, Share

I have been living in China for 2 years without the benefit of a foreign expert visa. In that time I have learned more about myself and the world than any single experience I have had. Most foreigners who come here manage only 3-6 months and never come back. This is not really about pride as it is about knowing how important it is to me aware and mentally strong and how the possibilities in life are truly endless!

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, China, France, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, United States

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