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Laura Gomez

Tafuna, Tutuila Island, American Samoa

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Overview

  • 11 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, Spanish
  • 29, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • TEFL teacher
  • BA
  • From Texas-Houston and Portland (outside Corpus Christi)
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

I have two passions in life and they are traveling and teaching English to non-native speakers. I am new to traveling but I love it and I plan on visiting every continent (well, maybe not Antarctica) in order to experience different cultures.

ABOUT ME

I am friendly, open-minded, fun, easygoing, passionate, and motivated. I love to meet new people and experience new things. Traveling is the only way to do this and it provides a kind of thrill and excitement to life!

PHILOSOPHY

World traveler=wanderlust

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Paris,Seoul, Chengdu, and Irkutsk: all were awesome! I've also hosted couchsurfers in Texas at my parents' home as well as at my apartment in Shanghai.

Interests

I like to spend time with friends outdoors hiking mountains or going to the park to have a picnic. I also like scuba diving, working out, dancing, reading, museums, beaches, lakes, etc.

Music, Movies & Books

Movies-The Warriors, Sixteen Candles, documentaries, etc

TV-YouTube

Music-Ella Fitzgerald, Louie Armstrong, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, dance, hip hop, Spanish, etc

Books-The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Candide, etc

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I hiked Huashan in Xian, China. There is nothing like a view from the top of a mountain. Panda park in Chengdu, sleeping in a gher in Mongolia, and drinking snake baijiu in China.

Countries I've Visited

France, Korea, Republic of, Mexico, Mongolia, Thailand

Countries I've Lived In

China, Russian Federation, United States

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