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Joanne Murphy

Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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  • 14 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Irish, Korean, Vietnamese
  • 28, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • English teacher
  • BA (hons) Communication Studies
  • From Kilkenny
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me


I am currently living in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) and I love it :D


I want to see the world! I love art, drawing, painting, positive thinking, positive people :) dancing, chocolate, good films that make me laugh and make me think. Good books that can change my thinking and open my eyes to the world. I always want to do something new! I get bored when I don't have any plans! So if you know of anything fun happening in HCMC let me know! :)


life is what you make it :) positive thinking all the way :)

Why I'm on Couchsurfing


I would love to meet new people in HCMC!! Couchsurfing is such a great way to meet people and get the most out of new cities!!


I have met some fantastic people through couchsurfing!! It's a great way to meet people and get to know places!


I love love love travelling, having fun, hiking, good music, new experiences! I love to dance! I'm interested in meeting new people and making the most of my time in HCMC.

Music, Movies & Books

music: indie, dance, 90s, anything!
film: fight club, edward scissor hands, Pan's Labyrinth, natural born killers, Old Boy, Trainspotting. All the Batmans. Too many to list!
books: anything by Stephen King or Irvine Welsh

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Participating in a flashmob musical in the canteen in my college was pretty amazing :) Living in Asia kicks ass too!! Bungee jumping was amazing, I can't wait to do it again! Scuba diving is pretty fun too :)

Teach, Learn, Share

I cook excellent vegetarian food :) give me a pack of cards and I can teach you millions of drinking games :)

Countries I've Visited

Australia, China, France, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

Ireland, South Korea, Viet Nam

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