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After living in Germany, Zurich, Dublin, NYC and London I've now found myself living in the beautiful North Yorkshire area! I'm a front end developer so spend my day coding and drinking craft beer as I work for an online craft beer retailer. This also means I've always got some nice bottled brews in stock at home!;-)
I like to keep up with current affairs and I'm obsessed with anything digital and coding but I also really enjoy music, especially in the form of vinyls, film and literature.
What else? I Like yellow/orange colored fruits more than red/ blue ones,every single time I cook pasta, the water boils over and I hold my thumbs when I sleep.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I started surfing when I came to the states and I just love it.
I love to travel, to experience the world and it's people. I can sit for hours in Starbucks and just watch people ( and eat cookies). I love literature, film, music,photography, nature and the sea.
I pretty much like anything connected to water like swimming or kayaking. Really want to try kite surfing at some point!
- kite surfing
Music, Movies, and Books
Ondine,Once,Star Trek, old westerns (rio bravo,magnificent seven, pat garrett and billy the kid, pale rider, 3:10 to yuma...), gladiator, a beautiful mind, august rush, vera drake, the sea inside, heartlands,the kite runner, little miss sunshine, forrest gump,into the wild, milk,beginners and many many more
Jose Gonzales, Nada Surf,Mumford and Sons, Johnny Cash, the kooks, the who, the doors, led zeppelin, the beatles, coldplay,patrice, glen hansard, two door cinema club, band of horses, wolfmother, the boy least likely to, bonaparte,jack white and many many many many more...
The adventures of Huckelberry Finn, the sun also rises, farewell to arms, to whome the bell tolls, oliver twist, all the poirot stories, I just LOVE them...
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I once ended up on a military training ground with my bycicle, after being chased by some kind of apple farmer, before finding myself almost on a motorway in northern italy!
I managed to get sent off from the white house by a cop, yes I am proud of that!
Teach, Learn, Share
don't eat yellow snow!
I can teach you how to speak in a German dialect that nobody in northern Germany will understand!
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Scotland, United Kingdom, Wales
Countries I’ve Lived In
Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States