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  • 12 References 9 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • Teacher
  • BA and MBA in progress
  • No hometown listed
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About Me


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.


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!

Also, I live on the beautiful island of American Samoa in the South Pacific. It's a U.S. territory and is not widely visited by tourists, but I would love to host couchsurfers.


World traveler=wanderlust

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


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.


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.

  • dancing
  • picnic
  • working out
  • drinking
  • reading
  • traveling
  • outdoor activities
  • hiking
  • scuba diving
  • beaches
  • lakes
  • mountains

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies-The Warriors, Sixteen Candles, documentaries, etc


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.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach others about the beautiful island of American Samoa and Polynesian culture

What I Can Share with Hosts

Stories from my past travels and friendly company

Countries I’ve Visited

Fiji, France, Japan, Mexico, Mongolia, Samoa, South Korea, Thailand

Countries I’ve Lived In

American Samoa, China, Russian Federation, United States

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