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Currently I am an exchange student living in Shizuoka,Japan.
I am always in love with what is different from what I have already had. It is a pleasure for me to try new things, talk with different people, read new books and explore even the smallest details as much as I can. Later, I started to study English which became my biggest tool, and enabled me to reach a new world that I couldn't even imagined. It was a great thing to be able to talk with people all around the world or read books, nees papers, watch movies among endless options. The more I witness the power of language, the more I fall in love with it. At university, I took my interest a step further and enrolled the foreign language education department to study more on language, linguistics and psychology . Apart from this, I started to learn Japanese and Chinese!🤓
Until I was 20 years old, I have travelled only within my country. I decided it is already time to go out and experience things on first hand, I went to China to attend a voluntary programme. I stayed there 3 months; it was a story with tears, anger and lots of other difficulties but eventually with a happy ending. It was the best thing I have ever done and shaped me as I am today
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
It is really easy to leave many little but worthful details unexplored while travelling within a limited time. That it is why I am couchsurfing, so that I would not be a "tourist" who travels to see famous attractions and takes photographs with them to share in Instagram but travel like an insider by sharing a cup of coffee or a lunch accompanying a delightful conversation with locals. I think it is the best way of visiting new places and having the most of it to discover and live the deeper sides of the places which I can only make with the help of local people ^^
Unfortunately, I can not host any guest as I am a student living in a share house However, I am always here to hangout with travellers
Basicly my hobby and the biggest interest is trying and learning new things. Recently, I am practicing embroidery. However, there are things that I always love to do in my spare times like cooking, trekking and going to new places which can either be a shirine in my city that I have never been to or another country! Another thing that I enjoy is going somewhere central with a cup of delicious beverage and observe people which gives me a felling about their inner worlds with all of their happiness, sadness and thoughts.
Music, Movies, and Books
My favourite book is Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. I think, everything about this book is moving and encouraging to discover more.
Hope that everybody will have the courage to search for their own treasures
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Going to China and spending 3 months there by volunteering and traveling. It was my first ever abroad experience. It required a lot of courage for me to go out of my comfortzone but it definitely worthed!
Teach, Learn, Share
I can teach the languages that I can speak as I am also studying language teaching. On the top of that , I would be happy to teach my own culture and cuisine. Especially if you want to taste some Turkish food
What I Can Share with Hosts
I can cook some Turkish food for you Turkish cuisine is world-wide famous and I am thankful for being born into it I may not cook Turkish kebap but I assure you there are many other delicious Turkish meals!
I can teach or help you to practice the languages I know, a teacher is always a teacher 🤓
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Czech Republic, France, Hungary
Countries I’ve Lived In
China, Japan, Turkey