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  • 27 References 20 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese
  • 41, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Anesthesiologist
  • SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine
  • From New York, NY, USA
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About Me


Travel to all 7 continents before reaching 40 :) Only 1 more to go :) Antarctica


Very adventurous Loves to Travel Outgoing
Recently taken up photography
Enjoys Scuba Diving and snorkeling


Living life to the fullest cuz u never know when it's gonna end
Like to live life on the edge but afraid of falling off

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Friendly Ocean-loving


Love Couchsurfing Meet lots of new friends through CS and will continue to participate in it


Spends time outdoors Usually on a beach Snorkeling Scuba-diving Traveling taking pictures of sunsets, underwater sea life
Play beach volleyball and basketball

  • photography
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • outdoor activities
  • hiking
  • scuba diving
  • snorkeling
  • basketball
  • volleyball
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

Favorite movie: Braveheart
Favorite Comedy Wedding Crashers
Favorite books: the Hunger Games

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

1-Snorkeling with Whales in Tonga :)
Close 2nds
Hiking the Kalalau Trail
Scuba Diving at night with manta rays

Teach, Learn, Share

Meeting people from different countries

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Jamaica, Maldives, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga

Countries I’ve Lived In

Taiwan, United States

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