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Overview

  • 1 Reference 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 28, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • English Teacher
  • University of Manchester, studied History
  • From London, UK
  • Profile 75% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

avoiding getting a proper job for as long as possible, keep away 9-5

ABOUT ME

For the next 10 months I will be teaching English at a school in Zhuzhou, Hunan, China. During this time I want to learn as much as I can about China, ideally pick up some of the language but I am a traveller at heart and I love to share experiences of the world with over a beer or two with like minded souls. I am pretty well travelled but I feel I havn't scratched the surface yet, after China I would like to head to either West Africa or South America.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I will show you around the sights of Zhuzhou, the likely final destination being Soho nightclub.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

self confessed couch surfing newbie

Interests

I am pretty active and enjoy most sports, particularly Rugby, Cricket and Water Polo (I hope to start up a rugby team at my school in China, though that could be quite a challenge). Anything active should interest me, perhaps the occasional bungee jump or sky dive followed by a good bar where the heart rate can be brought back down to normal over a cold beer.

  • beer
  • surfing
  • bungee jumping
  • skydiving
  • sports
  • cricket
  • rugby
  • water polo

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Has to be the skydive over Queenstown, New Zealand (though word of warning to male readers when that cord gets pulled it gives a rather unwelcome tug on the crown jewels). White water rafting down the Nile in Uganda was another highlight.

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Barbados, Belgium, Cambodia, Denmark, France, Indonesia, Italy, Kenya, Malaysia, New Zealand, Spain, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Uganda, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, Kenya, United Kingdom

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