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Overview

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  • Fluent in English, Russian, Ukrainian; learning Polish
  • 25, Female
  • Member since 2017
  • Project Manager
  • Masters degree in Management
  • From Sumy, Sums'ka oblast, Ukraine
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About Me

I`m a keen traveler and it is truly my passion. I have a list of countries that I would really like to visit, so if I`m sending you a request - your country is the one :)

Besides traveling, my main occupation is project management in IT. I love my job as it allows me to communicate with different people from all over the world and get to know their culture.

I also love skiing, biking, dancing (I used to go to a dancing school for 6 years), hiking and just hanging out with my friends. I can`t say I`m a big party girl but I do enjoy meeting a lot of new people, especially abroad.

I am a true cat person. My cat`s name is Mars and I think it was a right name for him because he always tries to attack me (not in a mean way, just to play...I hope).

Fun fact about me: I`m very petite girl (only 155 sm or 5' 1") and weigh 45 kg (99 pounds). So it may seem like I don`t eat much, but don`t let that image fool you :)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I can`t live without traveling so I always go to a new country whenever I can. Of course I can rent out an apartment or book a hotel but it`s always nice to get to know a local person that could actually give a lot of insides on a culture, traditions and maybe even help with fun places to go to. I`m a very open-minded person (at least I`d like to believe so :)), so I`m very interested in other aspects of life that people from different countries might have. And of course share something about my culture if someone is interested :)

Interests

  • cats
  • skiing
  • travelling
  • beach
  • dance
  • biking
  • project management

Music, Movies, and Books

I really love all books by Steven King. My favorite one has to be The shining.
As for the movies, I prefer comedies or cartoons (yes, I`m a child at heart). I do like some drama or thrillers as well. I really enjoyed "A beautiful mind", "Crazy, stupid love", "The Greatest Showman". My recent favorite TV show is Stranger Things and I`m still waiting on a new season of Game of Thrones.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I have always dreamed to take my mom to a vacation outside the country because she`s never been anywhere. I was finally able to take her and my brother to Egypt for a nice sunny vacation.

Teach, Learn, Share

My favorite saying is: "It`s not better, it`s not worse, it`s just different."

What I Can Share with Hosts

I really like to discuss different cultures and compare them and find similarities. And it always amazes me how different but similar at the same time we all are. I can share anything about my country starting from politics, social life, prices, culture, how people are etc.

Countries I’ve Visited

Czech Republic, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Norway, Poland, Romania

Countries I’ve Lived In

Ukraine, United States

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