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Overview

  • 19 References 8 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Vietnamese; learning French, Spanish
  • 32, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • Yoga and IT
  • CSULB, lots of schools
  • From Houston, TX, USA
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About Me

This is a joint profile that I share with my boyfriend Larry Mancinelli.

We are eating our way around the world one dish at a time.

We love traveling and meeting new friends!!! We are both ENFP (Myers Briggs personality) - so you'll find we're both very easy to get along with.

Alex has a background in nonprofit work and content management for a local news publication. I volunteer and spend my free time with foster youth and developing curriculum for the YOUTH training project at San Francisco State University. I also teach yoga!

Larry is in IT and is currently a technical trainer for Amazon.com/AWS. He loves craft beer and trying anything new. He is very humble and generous to friends and family.

I have a rescued chihuahua named Bebot.

We both live in Queen Anne, Seattle, WA. We love our city! My couch is open for all cs-ers and friends needing a place to stay.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

We are surfers and also have a couch and spare room. Hit us up and if we're available you can sleep at our place and explore Seattle with us. We've been told we're great hosts. It's up to you to decide!

Interests

MUSIC, outdoor activities, raves/music festivals, YOGA, movies, eating out, cooking, walking dogs, reading, exploring, contesting, sour and CRAFT beers, golf, running, races, tomato fights, tea, soft chewy cookies, debauchery, playing dress-up, dreadlocks, the list goes on...

  • dogs
  • yoga
  • adventure travel
  • budget travel
  • travel
  • eating
  • food
  • panda

Music, Movies, and Books

BOOKS: Road Dahl, Bradbury, Steinbeck, HG Wells, Orson Scott Card (anything written by any of these authors)
Music: John Legend, Flaming Lips, Dash Berlin, Calvin Harris, Elliott Smith, Natasha Bedingfield, Fiona Apple, Shakira, Nada Surf, Kaiser Chiefs, Medina, Owl City!!!
TV Shows: The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones and Westworld
Movies: Moulin Rouge, Amelie (not sure Larry has faves)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Highest point at Breckenridge and down in 13 minutes! Chyeeeah!
Snowboard and trek the Patagonia.
Wine tasting in Mendoza.
Crash a wedding (amicably) in Vancouver BC.
Random hangout with Jay Stern at Flashdancers with my girl Judy!
Handstands around Versaille!
Snorkel in Haunama Bay
Snorkel in Ko Phi Phi
Meet Larry! <3

Teach, Learn, Share

What I can teach: snowboarding, yoga, resourcefulness/networking, make plans well, seek new jams, beer pong, golfing, camping, TKB, personal training, cooking.

One thing I'd like to learn: HOW TO SWIM (properly)! *gulp*

What I Can Share with Hosts

My couch, my friendship, my yoga practice and my dog's unconditional love.

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Bahamas, Canada, Chile, China, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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