Not Accepting Guests
- Last login 5 months ago
Join Couchsurfing to see Laura’s full profile. It’s free!
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.
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.
- working out
- outdoor activities
- scuba diving
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