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Eat well, drink better, go everywhere, dance like an idiot, finish my bucket list, experience all the wonders the world has to offer, enjoy life.
I'm Finnish-Nigerian. Bilingual.
Grew up in Helsinki, but oh boy did our parent's make sure we got a good dose of African in our upbringing.
Have a gazillion relatives, am a fan of loud music, nurture a love for people, and like to talk.
I mean, really like to talk.
Enrolled to an international school all my life, so my friends are in and out of the country, and so am I.
I'm good-natured, broad-minded, fun-loving, well-mannered, (must admit to a certain degree of whimsicality of nature from time to time though), and sometimes if I really concentrate I say things one could even describe as "humorous".
Oh, and my vice and indubitable downfall is pie.
Love, live, laugh - you're on a grand-adventure.
Every single day of your life.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Planning to Interrail all the way to Istanbul with my mate Aleksandra this summer, and hope to be fortuitous enough to find a few comfy couches to crash and interesting people to meet.
I would be thrilled to show my city around to anyone who's interested. (: Helsinki is a wonderful place, especially during the summer; the people are charming, the city lively, and the things to do and cool locations to visit innumerable. If you wish to experience Helsinki to the fullest, I would love to be your guide and hangout.
Just started, so I guess that adds up to completely and utterly non-existent.
Eating, travelling, shopping, drawing, dancing.
Photographs, literature, cocktails, tattoos, sociology, snowflakes, street-wear, psychology, skinny-dips, pearls, surprises, journeys.
I also think I can cook, but there seems to be some general disagreement in that subject.
- ballet dancing
Music, Movies, and Books
Pathology, Crash, Pretty Woman, Chronicle.
Sucker for White Collar and Misfits (series).
Music, though one. Two song favorites at the moment:
Afterglow by Thecrookes
Attracting Flies (Baauer Remix)by Aluna George
Can't Hold Us by Macklemore x Ryan Lewis
Books, also hard. No favorites, but "Lolita" by Nabokov is kick-ass, so's Stieg Larsson's "Millenium"-trilogy and Hesse's Steppenwolf.
Teach, Learn, Share
I want to learn everything about everything, love a challenge, and am not afraid of failure.
I have danced since the age of six. I do not attend class regularly anymore, but my main subject of 12 years was contemporary dance, but I also did several years of street and ballet, along with a plethora of other things. Even managed to sneak in some Irish dance and tango in there somewhere.