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Relatively new to travel and Couchsurfing, so I would love to meet people from different walks of life and cultures.
I'm very into leading a healthy and active lifestyle. With that said, I love working out and being outdoors--especially running on trails (the best way to explore). I also enjoy farmers markets, reading, exploring different types of food, music and movies.
From Sep to Oct 2015, I backpacked around for seven weeks. It was one of the most growth-provoking, draining, yet exhilarating experiences of my life. I learned a great deal about myself and it has prompted to me to see much more of the world. I was so inspired, I hopped a plane to live in New Zealand for a year. After that I lived in Australia for ten months.
Just returned home to the States recently, but anticipate getting back out there soon!
Hope to get to know you :)
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Living in California my entire life, I have a limited perspective of the rest of the world. I'm opening myself up to learn from each and every person I meet, because we all have our own unique story to tell.
I´ve met new friends from all over the world during my trip through Europe, all via Couchsurfing connections. It is always comforting to know you can make a friend on the other side of the world before you actually get there :)
- working out
- outdoor activities
Music, Movies, and Books
RUFUS, Tame Impala, Broken Social Scene, Bright Eyes, Creedence Clearwater Revival, XXYYXX, Wild Nothing, Washed Out, Calvin Harris, Kaskade, The Kinks, Simon and Garfunkel, Velvet Underground, Arctic Monkeys, Black Keys
Traffic , Away We Go, (500) Days of Summer, Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, Requiem for a Dream, Role Models, Her, Sense & Sensibility, Bridesmaids, Boyhood, Nightcrawler, Philadelphia
East of Eden, Harry Potter series, short stories by Roald Dahl, When Breath Becomes Air, To Kill a Mockingbird, any book about running or traveling
What I Can Share with Hosts
I still feel like my life experience is quite limited. At this point, I am able to share a story or two about my modest travels.
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, Cambodia, Canada, France, Germany, Indonesia, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Viet Nam
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, New Zealand, United States