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Exploration and new experience
I am currently a flight attendant, based in LA. I have lived in Spain, and recently returned from 18 months living and teaching ESL in Shanghai, China. Most of all I'm an easy-going person, up for trying anything new, because what's life without a little adventure? I'm always down to do/try anything, especially new foods! I crave the outdoors, and a good conversation. When I meet new people, I love to hear their opinions about the world and their own personal experiences in life and travels. I'm not good at writing long descriptions of myself, but I think that about sums it up. I hope to get to meet you!
I'll just put some favorite quotes here that fit my personal philosophy perfectly:
"Expect nothing, live frugally on surprise."
- Alice Walker
"Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently."
- Henry Ford
"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails."
- William Arthur Wardenry Ford
Por qué estoy en Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I have traveled a lot outside of the US, but have not given enough appreciation to my own country. So I am hoping to take some time this year and discover more of the land right under my own nose!
I have never hosted or stayed with anyone, but I have met up with people on several occasions. I lived in Spain for a year, and I would show people around the city. I also met with people in my home town of Atlanta, Georgia. I haven't been active for over a year, but I'm excited to be back in action.
Music: mostly Indie, depends on my mood...play a little guitar, still learning
Books: love to read, usually have a book by my side
Active: love dancing (mostly salsa), love the outdoors (camping, hiking, kayak, rafting, etc.)
Travels: the best way to get to know a city is to get lost in it
Languages: fluent in English and Spanish, studying chinese, about to start Arabic...interested in cramming as many language into my brain as I can fit!
- outdoor activities
Países que he visitado
Austria, Belgium, Cambodia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, Viet Nam
Países en los que he vivido
China, Spain, United States