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Ian May

Dagenham, Romford, United Kingdom

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Overview

  • 44 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning French
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Travel Specialist
  • GCSE's, GNVQ & A Levels
  • From London, United Kingdom
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

to see the world & then live the rest of my life in California or Australia!

ABOUT ME

Sporty, fun, I have life experience, humorous, well mannered, smart, interesting, chilled out, silly... In my life I plan to keep seeing more of the world, experience different cultures & put smiles on faces. I'm Straight - yet I have many Lesbian/Gay friends so I am not homophobic. I think CS should have a section for sexual preference as (after reading a few references and receiving a few messages) I feel it is important people know and respect sexual preference. Yes it shouldn't matter but I am seeing more and more people use CS as a dating site.

PHILOSOPHY

Treat people as you would want to be treated. I follow The Four Agreements. I believe everyone is beautiful when they smile. I don't take life TOO seriously and like to have fun, enjoy myself and make others happy and laugh.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Surfin on my travels and meeting wonderful human beings. POSSIBLY could host but recently moved back in with the parents until I find a new place.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Met for tourism and dinner in San Antonio Texas. Surfed in New Orleans, Burlington Vermont and Montreal. CS'ed around Ireland and up the West coast of USA up into Canada. I loved all my experiences and met some lovely people and new friends for life! I have had a Ukraine couple, 3 Swiss ladies and a solo Spanish friend stay with me at mine & at my parents. In 2013 I travelled to 17 countries and CS'd across a lot of them, see my references! :P

Interests

Football, Music, T'internet, Movies/TV, Socialising, Sport in general, Travelling of course.

Music, Movies & Books

Se7en, Fight Club, The Green Mile, The Shawshank Redemption, High Fidelity, Almost Famous. The Beatles, Blur, Coldplay, Jeff Buckley, Radiohead, Muse, Daft Punk, Justice, The Roots. Michael Moore, Nick Hornby, Danny Wallace.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I've been on top of the World Trade Centre & in the crown of the Statue of Libery both of which you cant do anymore. Thats 2 but it was the same trip :P

visited 20 States (40%) of The United States

visited 32 Countries (14.2%) of The World

Teach, Learn, Share

I have lots of music knowledge. I'm kind of a jack of all trades but master of none as I'm too easily distracted and want to keep trying new things, but I'm a good jack! I play football well and I have a Level 1 FA Coaching Badge. Currently trying to learn French properly via audio mp3s. I have my music hard drive (with 21,000 songs) with me for sharing too.

What I Can Share With Hosts

Local knowledge, safety, comfort and fun :)

Countries I've Visited

Australia, Belgium, Bermuda, Cambodia, Canada, China, Egypt, Fiji, France, Greece, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Russian Federation, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam

Countries I've Lived In

United Kingdom, United States

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