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Overview

  • 1 Reference 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French
  • 28, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • No occupation listed
  • College of Charleston, George Washington University(MA)
  • From Boston, MA, USA
  • Profile 80% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

living and working my way through Europe from winter to early summer

ABOUT ME

I'm a recent college graduate, 24 years old. I am passionate about traveling, seeing absolutely everything that I can, and meeting local people from the places that I go. I am passionate about history, especially European and American. Geopolitics is my current obsession. I hope one day to become a writer, and to live as active and meaningfully as possible.

PHILOSOPHY

Hmmm...don't know if I could boil it down to a few sentences. Meet me and find out!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

surfing, hosting, meeting other members and such. For the time being, I am unable to host anybody, as I am traveling for the next few months.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have used couchsurfer with my girlfriend a few times, all good experiences. The prospect of meeting so many new people was incredibly exciting, so I've created my own profile.

Interests

Reading, writing, paintball, history, wandering, basketball, politics, geopolitics, travel, long conversations about life, cities, trying to learn foreign languages, improv

  • writing
  • paintball
  • politics
  • reading
  • traveling
  • paintballing
  • surfing
  • basketball
  • geopolitics
  • history
  • languages
  • mountains

Music, Movies, and Books

The Lord of the Rings, Shawshank Redemption, Goodfellas, The Godfather, Apocalypse Now!, Saving Private Ryan, The Good Shepherd.

Jazz, rock, classical.

Look Homeward Angel, Beneath the Wheel, The Stranger, Buddenbrooks, The Razor's Edge, Black Lamb/Grey Falcon, anything by Robert Kaplan.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Hiked through the Smokey Mountains with my girlfriend early in the morning, pitch black and raining. The sun started coming over the horizon just as we reached the summit of our trail.

Countries I’ve Visited

Bermuda, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Monaco, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Spain, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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