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  • 9 References 4 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning French, German, Italian, Portuguese
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Phd Candidate
  • getting my doctorate
  • No hometown listed
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About Me


seeing different cultures, peoples, ideas, and ways of living


Currently a PhD student in the University of Newcastle. Love travelling, have visited nearly a dozen countries so far and looking for more.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Love meeting cool people from around the world.


relaxing, exploring, seeing new things.

  • culture
  • bachata
  • movies
  • traveling
  • music
  • buddhist
  • biology
  • ecology
  • psychology

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

have ridden on elephants in thailand jungle, seen the long neck tribe, visited mayan sites, lived in the amazon basin for a couple of months, snorkeled in the virgin islands.

Teach, Learn, Share

biology, psychology, ecology, evolution, philosophy, buddhism, breakdancing, capoiera, salsa, bachata, merengue, latin culture, movies and music.

Countries I’ve Visited

Cambodia, Canada, France, Germany, Haiti, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Peru, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam, Virgin Islands, U.S.

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Panama, Spain, United States

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