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Puchiuchi

Toshima, Tokyo, Japan

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Last login 3 months ago

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Overview

  • 8 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Japanese; learning Chinese, French
  • 42, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • Artist/musician/entrepreneur/academic
  • Doctorate
  • From Australian born, grew up in Japan
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To live one day at at time in the moment, well

ABOUT ME

I am an anthropologist researching traditional Japanese culture.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Have hosted with CS on and off for six years.

We have been wwoofing and helpx and workaway hosts as well (currently helpx and people who want to work for accom are also very welcome, we are currently looking especially for: House keepers/cooks who can cook health veg food Someone right now with very good computer skills Long termers are especially welcome, on working holiday visas, even up to a year.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Have couchsurfed in UK, Dubai, Switzerland, Nepal, Korea, Cairns, Australia, and Tahiti. Just recently started up again ready to host.

!!!!!!!!!!!!! CURRENTLY I CAN ONLY TAKE PEOPLE ON VERY SHORT NOTICE - ONLY CONTACT ME ONE OR TWO DAYS BEFORE YOU ARRIVE OR PUT A COUCH REQUEST ON THE COUCH SURFER REQUEST PAGE.

Interests

I like to go hiking a lot on the weekends. If you are interested in going hiking, leaving Friday or Saturday night, staying overnight in a mountain hut, enjoying a hot springs bath after coming down the mountain, and coming back to Tokyo Sunday or Monday night let me know.

Music, Movies & Books

Currently practising traditional Japanese music myself.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Life is one amazing moment after another.

Teach, Learn, Share

Can teach about Japanese kimono.

Can tell you about the best way to meet real geisha (not cheap but probably for less than you could anywhere else, and it is one of the most amazing experiences you can have in Japan).

Can go hiking out of Tokyo on weekends.

Countries I've Visited

Cook Islands, Egypt, Fiji, Germany, India, Italy, Kenya, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nauru, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates

Countries I've Lived In

Australia, China, France, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States

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