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Whenever possible, I travel! Try to spend time in less-known places.
Learning about different cultures is my passion, and talking with people is the best way to do this. Love to discuss.
I enjoy meeting POSITIVE people.
Born and raised in Louisiana, USA; Proud to be "Cajun."
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Lucky to have met many great people through Couchsurfing, both in my home city and travelling.
I don't like coffee.
- film festivals
- farmers' market
- electronic music
- bungee jumping
- rock climbing
- road trips
- learning languages
- meeting new people
Music, Movies, and Books
independent/foreign films (Chinese and Mexican are two of my favorites)
old films (60's, 70's)
salsa (anything Spanish, really)
new age/inspirational (Yanni)
The Bible; The Quran; Tipitaka
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Visited 10+ countries in 1 month (interrail).
Kayaked through a Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico.
Lept into a dark cave filled with water in the Dominican Republic.
Came face to face with a giant mountain lion while hiking alone in Texas.
Canoed to from the USA to Mexico in the Rio Grande River.
Hiked to Crypt Lake in Canada.
Climbed to the edge of the Grand Canyon.
Trudged through rice paddies in China.
Jogged to glacial Lake Angeles before the sun came up--and then jogged back down.
Bungee-jumped into a Mexican valley.
Sailed among dolphins in Maui.
Called the numbers for bingo at a nursing home.
Teach, Learn, Share
I want to learn more languages, and hear stories about foreign places. But will learn anything you want to teach.
What I Can Share with Hosts
I can help with English (native), Spanish, American Sign Language or Math. I can also share experiences and photos of places I've been to.
Countries I’ve Visited
Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, England, France, Gambia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Senegal, Serbia, Switzerland
Countries I’ve Lived In
China, Spain, United States