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Michael Cobey

Lakebay, WA, United States

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Overview

  • 21 Positive References1 Neutral
  • Fluent in English
  • 55, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • US Goverment
  • I went to College but still learned ...
  • From Tacoma Washington
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Travel outside of the box

ABOUT ME

I love meeting people especially in out of the box sort of travel...side roads....hostels small towns.
I've been to Mexico (Baja) Belize, Canada and Japan a bit of reasonable risk taking with a plan.
Why not go out on a limb? That is where the good fruit is!

PHILOSOPHY

There is good is all, there is evil in all strive for the good
Work hard play hard have fun....forgive quickly...

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Meeting sharing laughing travelling all ways to shae in the frame work we call Couch Surfing. I live in a rural area in Washington State so not many folks make the trek there for a couch.
I travel a bit for work and offer my “Couch” on those occasions, I have met many good people and shared many joyful times. A friend in Japan said to me “you meet someone Couch Surfing, but you leave a friend The idea is beautiful, though for me it is not about t he “Couch” it is about the people.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Couch surfing is not about the “couch” it is about the people, to share ones home and space and one’s heart…to learn from a new friend from their sharing. Couch surfing is a way to gently remove the façade of our culture and see each other as people with much more in common than the differences.

Interests

Backpacking.....Road Trips....Politics..places Llonely Planet" has yet to write about..community service

Music, Movies & Books

History World Link TV...also a bit of a Political junkie

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Hitchhiking in Baja with new friends......fun but best to have a "Plan B" see above
Helped on the Nuclear side with Recovery efforts in Japan,
Was prescribed Tequila prior to heart surgery

Teach, Learn, Share

Quiet competent people who teach by example.
Loud Boisterous people who are out there with their thoughts…..
People who see beauty in their neighbor their family and themselves

Countries I've Visited

Japan, Mexico

Countries I've Lived In

Japan, United States

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