Rachel Genise's Photo

Unverified Profile

  • Payment not verified
  • Phone not verified
  • Government ID not verified
  • Address not verified

Maybe Accepting Guests

  • Last login over 3 years ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Rachel’s full profile. It’s free!

Overview

  • 1 Reference 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 27, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • Student
  • University of San Francisco
  • From San Jose, CA, USA
  • Profile 80% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Eat at 1 new restaurant in the city every month.

ABOUT ME

I am a student at the University of San Francisco in San Francisco, California, studying Communications with a minor in Legal Studies. After I graduate I hope to move to New York City (I'm a city girl, always will be). Some of my favorite activities include dancing, reading, and traveling (obviously). I love going out to eat, as eating is one of my favorite things to do and there is an endless supply of good food in San Francisco. I always enjoy a night out with friends and drinks, but I also like to stay at home and watch a good movie or just hang out. I like outdoors activities, including but not limited to hiking, picnics, swimming, wakeboarding, going for walks or runs, camping, and the like. I'm a very opinionated and open-minded person, and often do not get along well with people who are not. You are more than entitled to your own ideas and preferences, but I think it's important to realize and respect others' as well. I usually have a very sarcastic sense of humor, but I'm a genuine person and I mean well. I'm fun-loving and am always open to trying new things, going new places, and meeting new people! You never know what's going to come your way :)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Only done it once so far, in London, but would DEFINITELY do it again and suggest it to others. The guys I stayed with were extremely nice and accommodating. I ended up having to stay 2 extra nights because my flight was cancelled and they had no problem with it. They took me out and showed me a good time, and were just overall friendly and awesome to hang out with!

Interests

There are so many.. dancing, listening to music, reading, singing (loudly and terribly), eating, spending time with friends, traveling, intellectually stimulating conversations, movies.. that's all I can think of off the top of my head!

  • singing
  • dancing
  • dining
  • drinking
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • hiking
  • camping
  • wakeboarding
  • swimming
  • communications
  • law

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Crash, Love Actually, Juno, 40 Year Old Virgin, Pirates of the Caribbean, Imaginary Heroes, Girl Interrupted, Bowling for Columbine, Garden State, Little Miss Sunshine, 7 Pounds, Closer, Requiem for a Dream, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Harry Potter, The Holiday, Sin City, P.S. I Love You, Smart People, Magnolia, He's Just Not That Into You, (500) Days of Summer, Candy, The Time Traveler's Wife, The Hangover, 21 Grams

Music: Linkin Park, Tchaikovsky, Sarah Bareilles, John Mayer, Jack Johnson, Ludacris, The Script, Lil' Wayne, Alanis Morissette, Atreyu, Blue Scholars, Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, Brooks & Dunn, Crystal Castles, T.I., The Goo Goo Dolls, Iron and Wine, Jason Aldean, James Morrison, John Legend, John McLaughlin, Lady Gaga, LMFAO, MGMT, Nada Surf, U2, Kaskade, Deadmau5, Armin van Buuren, Above & Beyond, Markus Shulz, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and almost every musical!!

Books: The Sunflower, Prozac Nation, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Such a Pretty Girl, Speak, This Lullaby, Harry Potter, Gone with the Wind, The Awakening, A Million Little Pieces, Someone Like You, Brave New World, The Handmaid's Tale, Little Children, Belong to Me, Pay it Forward, 1 Dead in Attic, Come Back, The Kitchen God's Wife, Firefly Lane, My Horizontal Life, Atlas Shrugged

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, France, Netherlands, Romania, Spain, Tunisia, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Italy, United States

Join Couchsurfing to see Rachel’s full profile. It’s free!