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I am a very easy going person who loves to explore and travel, as such I love to talk to just about everyone as this is the best way to get to know people. I also enjoy being in the outdoors doing literally anything, mainly hiking and exploring nature. I have literally no sense of style and can be seen walking around in snow in shorts. All in all, I just like to have fun and share the moments with people.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
I am on Couchsurfing to meet locals and get a real more in depth view of the city, or where ever I happen to be. I want to experience the place for what they really are, rather than what the tourist companies, what it to be seen as.
I have huge list of interests, must of them are connected with being in outdoors. So the likes of camping, hiking and kayaking. I am very keen on hiking or mountaineering spending days on end out in the wilds.
I am also really interested on travelling and discovering more about the world, meeting people from different countries. Learning about new cultures and there history is also something I really enjoy.
- outdoor activities
- adventure travel
Music, Movies, and Books
I happily listen every genre of music, I do listen to a a lot of metal, that is what the joys of headphones is for. I am more than happy to listen to some classical or pop just to name a few, as well. Basically I like all music.
One of my all tie favourite films has to be In To the Wild or just about any Disney film. Yes I am very much a big kid and love watching The Emperors New Groove. Also a huge fan of the likes of Cloud Atlas,
My all time favourite book is Sailing Alone Around the World by Joshua Slocum, a great book. I also enjoy reading about history of the world and where I happen to be
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Okay, so I think one of the the most amazing things that I have done is driven from the UK to Mongolia and back in 19 year old 1 litre Nissan Micra, whilst on en route visiting Turkmenistan and Iran.
Teach, Learn, Share
I can teach about outdoors skills, from kayaking and hiking to indoor climbing,
What I Can Share with Hosts
I am by no means the best chef in the world an world for that matter. I can certainly make up a few things though. I can share my love for travel and experiences from my travels around Central Asia and Europe.
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Canada, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Iran, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Luxembourg, Mexico, Mongolia, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, South Korea, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vatican City State
Countries I’ve Lived In