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Overview

  • 28 References 6 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Tagalog; learning Chinese
  • 35, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • Freelance writer / Professional Expat and Trailing Spouse...
  • College Graduate
  • From Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

ABOUT ME

I'm a Filipina living in Malaysia with my husband. I enjoy meeting new people and since I work freelance, I would be happy to show people around if I have time.

PHILOSOPHY

Life is way too short to worry about little things. Live with no regrets, sing out loud, dance like there's not tomorrow, make friends, be positive.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I want to meet people coming to Malaysia and meet people living in other cities when I travel. Trying to do more hosting, and surfing as well.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I hosted a couple from Seattle and a British guy from Nice. I first hosted a girl from the US in Manila, and emergency hosted someone from Estonia. I met some awesome people from Amsterdam. It seems I've been partying with CS Manila people since the beginning of 2010...

Interests

I'm outdoorsy in the sense that I like to get drunk on patios...

  • fish
  • singing
  • dancing
  • walking
  • partying
  • gardening
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • fishing
  • surfing
  • scuba diving
  • freelancing

Music, Movies, and Books

Books
Persuasion and Pride and Prejudice, Terry Goodkind "Sword of Truth" novels, Sandman Graphic Novels, Sharon Shinn "Samaria" novels, books by Malcolm Gladwell and Michael Pollan, "Freakonomics", Armistead Maupin's "Tales of the City"

Movies
Star Wars (original trilogy), Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Amelie, Strictly Ballroom

Video games (ok, not really asked, but I have to list)
Rockband/Guitar Hero, Super Mario (all of them!), Legend of Zelda (all of them!), Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Final Fantasy VIII, VII and X, Chrono Trigger

Music
Anything I can sing to...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Lots, but too many to say! Worked in the big city, Sunrise at Angkor Wat, staying at an Eco-resort in Sapa, Vietnam, doing farm/gardening work in Spain and Italy, walking around Pompeii, being abandoned at the airport in Prague (and stealing advertising pop-ups for revenge!), eating Cha-ca fish in Hanoi, my last night in Barcelona when I got drunk and smoked cigars...

Teach, Learn, Share

wear sunscreen and moisturize. trust me on this.

What I Can Share with Hosts

I can cook, clean, and sing! I'm very open and love to exchange stories and socialize.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Cambodia, Canada, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, United States, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, United States

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