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  • Fluent in Chinese, English; learning French, Portuguese, Spanish
  • 52, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Writer
  • BA, University of California, Berkeley (History and Asian...
  • From New York, New York, USA
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me


Find a job in Buenos Aires for 2-3 months, travel to Bahia, Brazil, settle in Rio de Jainero


I'm an entrepreneur, an open-minded world traveler, a writer, a drummer, a chef, generous with my available resources, youthful for my age, a good listener


Life is what happens when you're busy making plans

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


New to this


Travel, languages, cooking, music, new technology, clean energy/cleantech, electric cars, the stock market (sometimes), backpacking, kayaking, trees

  • writing
  • concerts
  • cooking
  • boating
  • technology
  • traveling
  • cars
  • music
  • backpacking
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • entrepreneurship
  • history
  • languages

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Watching the sunset from Uluwatu Temple, Bali, Indonesia; taking a boat down the Yangze River through the Three Gorges (before they built the dam), climbing Longs Peak in Colorado, seeing Andres Segovia live in concert

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm a chef, an historian, a writer, a musician, a traveler, etc.

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