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Rakel Hjartardóttir

Nanchang, Jiangxi, China

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Overview

  • 19 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese (Simplified), Danish, German, Spanish
  • 24, Female
  • Member since 2008
  • Volunteering in China, Fuzhou
  • Bachelor in Spanish
  • From Iceland
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Volunteering in China :)

ABOUT ME

I love traveling, meeting new people and having fun of course.
I enjoy getting to know new cultures, languages and lifestyles. I am currently living in China, Fuzhou with my friend Adam who is from Slovakia. We have a couch in the living room if anyone wants to stay.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Just spreading the word, answering e-mails, surfing, hosting when I can and meeting people for a coffee and teaching Icelandic :)

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I try to host when I can :)

2010
May Hosted Fran Mariano & Arturo Spain

June Surfed Josep Mallorca

July Surfed Nicola and Maarja Mallorca

August Hosted Ted Netherlands

September Hosted George England

September Hosted Sean America

September Hosted Gregor and Laura Austria

November Hosted Jessica America

November Hosted Niall Australia

2011
July Hosted Brendan America

Interests

Im interested in all sorts of different cultures.

Music, Movies & Books

Books:
Go ask Alice, catcher in the rye,how to be good,perfume ,Hamskiptin, lucky, the lovely bones, How We Know What Isn't So, How Your Mind Can Heal Your Body, crazy, Of Mice and Men, Slumdog Millionaire, About a Boy, Much Ado about Nothing, Beloved,The Picture of Dorian Gray, Slow and many more!

Movies:
Arrested development,Parks and recreation,the Wire, girls, community, boardwalk empire,breaking bad, Dexter,Fringe,six feet under,, peep show,30 Rock, golden girls,friends,absolutely fabulous.

Films by Pedro Almódovar.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

When I drove through Europe

Aupair in Mallorca

Living in Sevilla

Lying in a hot tub at night looking at the stars and the northern lights.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach some Icelandic if you want...tell you about Icelandic culture..basic juggle things, how to ride the unicycle.
I love languages and I would like to learn any language.

Countries I've Visited

Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Lithuania, Morocco, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

China, Iceland, Spain

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