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I completed my list and have now made a new one, I guess I have to live another 50 years!
5'8", 205 pounds, age 56, white male, left sided brain, not very artsy or creative, but VERY logical. My wife is the artsy one.
try to help others make more of themselves
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
local CS meetings and use CS when travel
I have hosted about 300 CSers and 35 youth thru Lions Club Youth Exchange Program. I have served on the Lions committee for this for 10 years. I have surfed in about 90 different houses in South America and Mexico. I try to attend the local events when not having to work. My wife is in CSing too.
Lions Club, mentoring youth, politics, Penguins, travel, Zoos
Music, Movies, and Books
Heavy Metal, System of a Down, Argos
Classical, Contra-bassoon solos
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
8.5 ton marijuana bust in Florida by myself while in USCG during the Cuban Marielita thing 1980s
Teach, Learn, Share
I can teach financial planning stuff like mortgages, real estate, insurance, investments, taxes, IRAs, etc.
I was an English teacher specializing in ESL.
What I Can Share with Hosts
We can cook a Costa Rican breakfast
Countries I’ve Visited
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Germany, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, South Korea, United Kingdom, United States, Virgin Islands, U.S.
Countries I’ve Lived In
Chile, Costa Rica, United States