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  • Retired Firefighter and Paramedic
  • College
  • From Miami and Broward county
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About Me

53 years old . Gay. Single .No pets . Live Alone in North East Ft Lauderdale in 1 bedroom apt. Can host using couch as sleeping arrangement .Retired Miami Dade County Fireman and paramedic . Very active in various outdoor activities . Own a new RV /Jeep and camp extensively throughout FL on a monthly basis . Own kayaks , love biking , hiking, nature photography, gym , fishing , diving (snorkel and SCUBA) , beach ,boating, sightseeing , exploring FL, eating at unique restaurants , cultural events , music , concerts , museums , festivals , film , gay culture , beach , (sometimes nude) sharing my unique extensive knowledge of anything Florida . Formerly employed at Biscayne National park with Dive tour operator . Cuban American heritage here , so tied to its food ,music , dance and cultural attributes .

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Being retired now gives me an opportunity to have plenty of free time to be able to share my time and knowledge to like minded individuals who are eager to explore and discover the place I have called home my entire life . Looking to meet new people of various backgrounds ,ages ,,cultures, educational backgrounds . Sexual orientation is of no concern as long as individual is comfortable being with a gay male . Prefer male individuals 40 yrs or younger . Must be financially able to sustain ones self for duration of visit . Local travel provided by host . Opportunities for camping outside of South FL


Anything outdoors that you can do in South Florida , I pretty much enjoy doing . Also enjoy any cultural ,music , food,film,opportunities the area offers as well . Very knowledgable of the animal ,plant ,ecosystems , marine life of South Florida . Enjoy native plant gardening . Certainly any one needing guidance in the Career of emergency medical /fire services I can be of assistance . Nature preservation and conservation minded person . Active with Broward county native plant society.

  • animals
  • pets
  • culture
  • photography
  • concerts
  • festivals
  • dancing
  • dining
  • gardening
  • boating
  • traveling
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • camping
  • scuba diving
  • snorkeling
  • emergency services
  • sightseeing
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

Enjoy all music types.. Enjoy going to concerts
Enjoy indie films and films that are worthy .
Not a big book reader other than non fiction stuff
Enjoy all foods, always eager to try something new .
Enjoy an occasional night out at one of the local gay bars/clubs /dancing
Social Drinker , Non smoker , No drugs , stays fit with gym

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

After retiring, sold my home here, bought a new RV and traveled the US and Canada for 9 months
Also travelled to Cuba recently
Formerly employed as a firefighter/paramedic /rescue diver for 25 yrs

Teach, Learn, Share

If interested in learning more about Floridas unique ecosystems and it's flora and fauna , I'm very well versed in knowledge to that regard .

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Canada, Cuba, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Saint Martin (French part), Switzerland, United States, Virgin Islands, U.S.

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