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Mel Leonard

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Overview

  • 5 Positive References
  • Fluent in English
  • 25, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • Journalist at Cape Town Green Map
  • Currently studying at Northeastern U...
  • From Buffalo New York
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Travel the World, meet cool people everywhere I go

ABOUT ME

I'm outgoing and friendly person. I think that life is a gift and that you shouldn't take it for granted. I'm a very social person, I enjoy spending time with others, and love meeting new people.

PHILOSOPHY

Go after what you want, don't wait for things to happen, you'll regret it in the long run.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

While living in Cape Town, I met up with some locals through couch surfing as well as attending group activities. I don't have a couch available right now, but I am interested in meeting other locals in the San Diego area as well as travelers coming through.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I'm pretty new to couchsurfing I've only surfed once before have not yet hosted but so far my experience with couchsurfing has been positive. I met some really cool travelers in Cape Town and hope to meet more people!

Interests

Surfing, Hiking, skiing, attending concerts and music festivals.

Music, Movies & Books

Into the Wild, Into Thin Air, 180 degrees south, The Hungry Season, Dazed and Confused, Harry Potter.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Skydiving and Glacier Hiking in New Zealand, Scuba Diving in the Great Barrier Reef, learning how to surf in Australia, then continuing my surfing adventures in South Africa. Traveling in Rome and Greece and seeing the Parthenon and Colosseum.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can share stories of past traveling experiences throughout South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the US. I can try to teach people how to ski and surf, not sure I'll be the best teacher but id give it a shot. I always love meeting new people and learning about them and their experiences traveling.

Countries I've Visited

Australia, Canada, Greece, Italy, New Zealand, South Africa

Countries I've Lived In

Australia, South Africa, United States

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