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Jenn L

New York, NY, United States

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  • 18 Positive References1 Neutral
  • Fluent in Chinese (Simplified), English; learning French
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • Design/ Marketing
  • Bachelor of fine arts
  • From New York, New York
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About Me

I’m a solo, female traveller with a penchant for seeing the world outside my comfort zone. I believe that travel has the power to teach us more than any classroom or cubicle could. I live for unexpected chats with strangers, straying from the itinerary, finding mind-blowing desserts, and hearing peoples’ stories.

When I'm not on the road, I'm a designer, blogger, amateur photographer, and on the board for a non-profit that focuses on eliminating extreme poverty.

Come travel with me.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

I've been hosted by fantastic people in Africa, Europe and the U.S. I'm now road tripping through 'Murica and seeing what my own country has to offer.

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Loves: photography, design, creative writing, desserts, the outdoors, adventure sports, bikram yoga, pretending that I can dance, small towns, coastal cities, good food, and great conversation.

Music, Movies & Books

Currently reading: On the Road.
Currently listening to: XX, M83, M.I.A., Vampire Weekend, the list goes on...

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Being abandoned by a bus in Kenya, cooking in Mozambique, getting locked out and sleeping on a truck in Berlin, volunteering in Tanzania, finding the one and only illegal restaurant selling pork in Brunei....

I love swapping travel stories, so ask me the rest in person!

Teach, Learn, Share

Love to share: stories, good meals, interesting convo and different perspectives.

What I Can Share With Hosts

I can explain the basics of photography and PhotoShop, teach you broken Chinglish (Chinese+English), share tips on how to travel as a single female, make simple fried rice (my dad would be proud).

Countries I've Visited

Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Indonesia, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Lesotho, Macao, Malaysia, Monaco, Mozambique, Namibia, Norway, Panama, Portugal, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Swaziland, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste (East Timor), United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

Tanzania, United States

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