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I love to travel, meet new people and learn about other ways of life. I love to read books, watch films and people-watch in foreign cities, in the sun. I love music, listening to it and playing it (I play cello and am learning guitar).
I don't know quite yet what I want to do after university but it will involve travel and people and doing something constructive that makes a difference (people can do this in so many ways).
I like to have fun and have new experiences!
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I travelled throughout the summers of 2009 and 2010 and couchsurfed all over Europe. I met some awesome people who helped me scratch the surface of their cities and see beyond what many tourists experience- and I feel like I made friends who I will be excited to see again when the chance arises. My last couchsurfing experience was in lebanon and was so great, now I am back home in Auckland and ready to open my house up to couchsurfers. Can't wait to contribute back to
the couchsurfing karma!
Have couchsurfed alot now and had great experiences, a great welcome to the CS community! I love meeting new people and gettign a personal look at their hometowns
Interesting conversations with new and old friends
Discovering new places
Swimming at the beach/lake/river
Mulled wine in winter
Music, Movies, and Books
I love foreign films and ones that make you think. I must also admit that I like a good girly movie every now and then.
Fave tv shows include Curb Your Enthusiasm, Twin Peaks ( I am in love with Coop, for those of you who have seen this) and Arrested Development, also Family Guy and The Simpsons (a classic).
Currently re-reading Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac, My favourite books are by him, JD Salinger and Hunter S Thompson. Ones that involve travel and adventures....
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
A few months ago I learnt how to paraglide and jumped off a cliff and flew a few times with the parachute.
Teach, Learn, Share
I'm not sure what I have to offer like this, I need to think abot this one....
Countries I’ve Visited
Albania, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Fiji, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macedonia, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Tonga, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam
Countries I’ve Lived In
Germany, New Zealand