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  • Fluent in English, Vietnamese; learning Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Estonian, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Slavic Languages, Spanish, Swiss German, Ukrainian
  • 25, Male
  • Member since 2018
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  • From San Diego, CA, USA
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About Me


My name's Preston, I’m a CIS male, and I'm on Couchsurfing so I can learn about different parts of the world.

I’m making the best out of my 20’s and I’m always looking for new ways to spice up my life experience by meeting interesting people and trying new things.

For “what I do”, I run a software development and cyber security company.

I’m a saber fencer 🤺 and if I have my gear I can show you a move or two.

Foodwise I love a good Pineal dish which in simple terms is the Paleo-Jesus diet. (No dairy, gluten, processed foods, non-halal/kosher meat)

Spiritually I was born Catholic, started a cabin/race war during confirmation, got low-key kicked out, had a vision to go to Egypt and illegally meditate around Giza, joined Islam by chant, met Aliens in New York, concurrently joined Scientology, joined an extraterrestrial & inter-dimensional organization (cult), learned about other spiritual organizations, created my own spiritual organization which was inspired by Scientology after I attended Scientology’s version of the Oscars, and NOW I continue to grow my own spiritual organization through a formal nonprofit with a full-time preacher.

More about me

My Noteworthy Adventures 🌞

2021 - The last corner
Chicago, Illinois 🚂 > Seattle, Washington 🚗 > Portland, Oregon (Sand dunes south of Portland was my fav)> Redlands, California (The huge drive through trees were awesome!)

2020 - The Grand Coast to Coast Road Trip (16000+ miles!)

Route 66 - Westward ⬅️ (Planning Phase)

East Coast southbound ⬇️
Maine > Boston > New Jersey > Washington DC > Durham > Atlanta.

East Coast Northbound ⬆️
Key West > Miami >Atlanta ✈️ > Miami 🎃 ✈️ > Atlanta > Philadelphia Pennsylvania > Washington DC > New York > New Jersey > Maine 🦞

Eastward ➡️
Motorcycle Trip 🏍
San Diego, California ☀️ > Las Vegas, Nevada 🎉 > The Grand Canyon 🏜 > Las Vegas > San Francisco.

Truck trip 🛻
California > San Diego > Phoenix, Arizona > Santa Fe, New Mexico > Huston, Texas > New Orleans, Louisiana > Orlando, Florida > Miami, Florida > Key West, Florida

Catalina Island, USA 🇺🇸 > Encenadas, Mexico 🇲🇽
Tijuana, Mexico 🇲🇽

Hong Kong 🇭🇰

Giza, Egypt 🇪🇬

Vancouver, Canada 🇨🇦 x2

USA 🇺🇸 West Coast Highway Route 1 Road Trip 🚙
San Diego > Bakersfield > San Francisco - Santa Barbra > Big Sur > Monterey Bay

Eastern Europe
Prague, Czech Republic 🇨🇿 > Auschwitz, Poland > Krakow, Poland 🇵🇱 > Berlin, Germany 🇩🇪

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I love seeing new things and places 🗺, meeting other cool travelers 🧳 and experiencing places in a full range of both a tourist as well as a local.


  • sauna
  • technology
  • sailing
  • fencing
  • travelling
  • linguistics
  • learning languages
  • aliens
  • exploring nature
  • urban exploring
  • extraterrestrials
  • life hacks
  • business ideas
  • culinary arts

Music, Movies, and Books

Music (Artists)
No Mana - EDM
Beethoven - Classical (EDM remixed)

Movies / Shows / Series
No Game No Life & NGNO Zero
Burn Notice

Enders Game - Scott Card
YFHM - Dan Pena

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

My deep involvement in cybersecurity education led me to create a college cybersecurity degree program at 19 and taught cybersecurity at Universities internationally at 22.

Teach, Learn, Share

I studied at a culinary arts school and can teach a few interesting recipes from Paleo to Vegan.

I can show you a few good computer tricks such as the ELUSIVE dark-web, I know parkour, and can make your computer run faster.

I’d love to learn more Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, and

If you have any good 👽 stories I’m all ears.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Food recipes
Computer tips and tricks
Travel Tips
Athletic tips

Countries I’ve Visited

Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Vatican City State, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Mexico, Ukraine, United States

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