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  • Fluent in English; learning Thai
  • 29, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • No occupation listed
  • Leeds Met University - Sports Coaching Degree
  • From Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me


To engage in as many new experiences as possible and create lots of great memories!


Friendly, Outgoing, Sporty, Fun and Up for a laugh :)

Started out travelling in Asia 5 years ago and have stayed ever since.
Travelled a lot of South East Asia and a few other countries.
I currently live in Yangon, Myanmar, but previously lived in Bangkok.

I teach English and love it very much.
In my free time I like to play sports such as football, golf, boxing. I also have a keen interest in photography.

As of right I now I am on a cycling trip around Thailand. I will mainly be visiting cities in the Isaan province :)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

To meet lots of new people.


I like having new experiences and meeting new people and will try anything once. Like to have fun as well as visiting new countries and experiencing new cultures and trying new things.

  • photography
  • festivals
  • cooking
  • partying
  • reading
  • traveling
  • drawing
  • cycling
  • world cup

Music, Movies, and Books

Anchorman , Step Brothers, Face Off, Shawshank Redemption, Gladiator, Waterboy, American Pie, Shaft, Rambo's, Rocky's, Die Hard's, Pulp Fiction.

White Tiger, The Dice Man, Kite Runner, Life of PI, A Thousand Splendid Suns, Born to Run.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Moved to Asia to live and teach.

Climbed to Mt. Everest base camp.

Cycle trips in Myanmar and Thailand.

Been to the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, England, Estonia, France, Greece, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Israel, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam, Wales

Countries I’ve Lived In

Myanmar, Thailand, United Kingdom

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