Hayley Merrett's Photo

Unverified Profile

  • Payment not verified
  • Phone not verified
  • Government ID not verified
  • Address not verified

Not Accepting Guests

  • Last login 9 months ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Hayley’s full profile. It’s free!


  • 47 References 14 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 35, Female
  • Member since 2007
  • Primary School Teacher
  • No education listed
  • From Cambridge/London
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me


To learn


'I am what I am
And what I am needs no excuses
I deal my own deck
Sometimes the ace
Sometimes the deuces'

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Hosting, surfing, meeting.


I have not yet had a negative experience and have only met kind, interesting and open-minded people.


Faerie spotting, music listening, unicorn chasing, rainbow watching, love making, magic making, friend making, festivaling, tree climbing, new people meeting, camper vanning, salsaing, fancy dressing, horse riding, all night dancing, big box, little box, cardboard fishing, adventuring, second-hand book storing, attempted surfing, country side walking, mountain climbing, getting lost, people who don't judge you, film watching, reading, attempted guitar playing, travelling, people watching, rugby watching, bad joke listening, animal petting, red wine drinking, star-gazing...

  • animals
  • arts
  • books
  • dancing
  • wine
  • red wine
  • walking
  • drinking
  • reading
  • traveling
  • billiards
  • magic
  • music
  • guitar
  • fishing
  • camping
  • surfing
  • boxing
  • rock climbing
  • rugby
  • swimming
  • history

Music, Movies, and Books

To name but a few...

Film: Children of Men, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Big Fish, Waking Life, Science of Sleep, Love Actually, Life or Something Like It, Amorres Perros, Bon Bon, Amelie, Willow, The Painted Veil, 21 Grams, In America, Pulp Fiction, Zoolander, Kids, Traffic, Closer, The Lives of Others, Tell No One, American Gangster, Usual Suspects, The Departed, Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind, Finding Neverland, Blow, Fight Club, Cidade de Dios, Memento, Donnie Darko, Crash, Monstor Ball, Little Miss Sunshine, Leon, Run Lola Run, Legends of the Fall, Maria Full of Grace, Into the wild, Babel, Motorcycle Diaries, Garden State, Sometine in April, A Room for Romeo Brass, Nineteen Eighty-Four, The Lives of Others

Books: One, Atomised, Waterland, Shantaram, Promiscuities, Anais Ninn, A Million Pieces, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Kissing in Manhatten, The Alchemist, Damage Done, 50 Dead Men Walking, Dark Materials Trilogy, Tess of the D'Urbervilles, The Dubliners, Life of Pi, Man and Boy, Man and Wife, Eat Love Pray, Catcher in the Rye, Urban Grimshaw and The Shed Crew and so many more

Music: Beirut, Fat Freddy's Drop, Nightmares on Wax, Morning Runner, Gomez, The Kooks, Regina Spektor, Jose Gonzalez, Sparklehorse, Ficherspooner, Willy Mason, Matafix, Lou Rhodes, Buena Vista Social Club, My Morning Jacket, Editors, Massive Attack, Bright Eyes, The Stranglers, Fun Lovin Criminals, Two Gallants, Tilly and the Wall, Tom Vek, Plump DJ's, Stanton Warriors, Snow Patrol, Misty's Big Adventure, 65 Days of Static, Flaming Lips, Grandaddy, Zero7, Thievery Corp, Knife, Chris Lake, Goodbook, Macabees, Arcade Fire, Pixies, Placebo, DJ Shadow, Fields, Crimea, Mogwai, Mylo, Carl Cox, Peatbog Faeries, Alabama 3, Turin Breaks, Ladytron and the list goes on....

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, France, Guatemala, Honduras, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Maldives, Mozambique, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Palestine, Panama, Serbia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Argentina, Cambodia, China, United Kingdom

Old School Badges

  • Vouches 9a938eb8eddceeeb3ee4276e3d530a48c5fcca7895c8f13b8b23592736f3d037
    9 Vouches

Join Couchsurfing to see Hayley’s full profile. It’s free!

My Groups