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Overview

  • 1 Reference 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 22, Male
  • Member since 2018
  • Dental Student
  • BDS, University of Otago
  • From Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Profile 70% complete

About Me

Kia ora! I'm a 22 year old UK born New Zealander. Soon-to-be qualified dentist, currently studying my Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand.

Aside from fixing teeth, I'm a big time traveller and intend to spend the rest of my life moving from destination to destination. Culture, people, places, food, climate and that feeling of freedom are what attracts me to traveling.

I love hearing peoples stories of their life and experiences. I hope to share my own experiences and at the very least, bring something of interest to the table!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I intend to travel a lot in my lifetime, and being able to share my own home with fellow travellers in return for a host with local knowledge wherever I'm going seems like a no brainer!

Experiencing the people and culture of wherever I visit is why go there in the first place. I like to see the real organic side of a place rather than a fluffed up touristy one.

Plus, the philosophy behind couch surfing and its origins definitely resonate with my world view :)

Interests

  • coffee
  • traveling
  • skiing
  • dentistry
  • jazz music

Music, Movies, and Books

Music - Almost anything in the Jazz, Hip-jop, RnB, Alternative Rock, EDM genres.

Movies - War dramas, any dramas, crime thrillers or rotten tomatoes 90%+ rating I'll usually give a go.

Books- I stopped reading books after the last Harry Potter came out. I really should read more!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Raced across Australia with no access to money, no phone, nothing planned. Just spontaneity and 200 cans of Red Bull!

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach - How to take care of your teeth!

Learn - Travel must-do's for particular destinations

Share - My life experience in return for yours :)

What I Can Share with Hosts

A lot about kiwi culture and must-do's in NZ, my own travel experiences, and bits and pieces from a ton of other things!

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Belgium, Cambodia, England, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Malaysia, New Zealand, Scotland, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, United States, Viet Nam, Wales

Countries I’ve Lived In

England, France, New Zealand

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