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  • 15 References 10 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, German; learning Spanish
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • Always learning
  • Economics
  • From California, USA
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About Me


Seeing more of the world and finding my place in it


I just moved back to my native California after 5 years of living in Berlin. I love traveling, cooking, nature, camping, riding my bike, meeting new people, learning languages, learning about other cultures, music, movies, dancing, photography, napping in the sunshine and so many other things. . .
I can be kind of quiet when I first meet people, but I am just a very relaxed, easy going person. I love most of all to play practical jokes and have lots of good laughs with good friends :)


Life is too short for regrets.
Respect others.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have hosted, surfed and been to a few events. I hope to host more soon.


I have surfed and hosted and gone to many CS events. I can truly say that I have never had a negative couch surfing experience.


A lot of what was mentioned above in About Me. I am currently interested in learning more about nature, gardening, farming, meditation and yoga. I would like to improve my Spanish.

  • photography
  • dancing
  • dining
  • cooking
  • yoga
  • meditation
  • gardening
  • movies
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • music
  • cycling
  • camping
  • surfing
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Book: The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
Movie: Good Will Hunting
Music: I like a lot of classic rock. For newer music I like a lot of indie. And of course 80s pop is fun to dance to!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Watching the sunrise from my rooftop.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can help people learn German, although I am not a native speaker, I would love to teach and practice speaking with people! I love to cook and learn how to make new and different types of food.

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mongolia, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Scotland, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, United States

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