Wants to Meet Up

  • Last login 2 months ago

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


  • 16 References 3 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Creole (Jamaica), English; learning French, Hebrew (modern), Portuguese, Spanish
  • 102, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • Pediatrician
  • Lots and lots of school....
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


Have fun and make a difference in the world.


I was born into a traditional Jamaican family in New York. My journey with CS started in 2009. My goal is to see two new countries per year and to become fluent in at least four languages!


Life is short. Play hard and don't do anything that you are going to regret.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Hanging out. Hosting. Surfing.


I have met tons of friends and acquaintances around the world including my husband!!!! It has been a life-changing experience for me.


Dancing, eating, cooking, foreign languages, literature, ancient cultures, foreign films, horror movies, Twilight Zone reruns, working out, etc.

  • literature
  • dancing
  • dining
  • cooking
  • working out
  • movies
  • traveling
  • music
  • surfing
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Jamaican music and music from the other Caribbean islands are my favorite but I am a music fanatic and love sounds from all over the world. Danzones, Highlife, Zydeco, HIndi film songs, Classical European Symphony music, old school Hip Hop, 80s American pop, Celtic music, etc. etc. I have music in more than ten languages on my computer.

My favorite book is the Bible. Yes, the Bible! It defines who I am.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Joining couchsurfing and traveling around the world!

Teach, Learn, Share

There are so many things that I want to learn but surfing (on a surfboard) is the first thing that comes to mind.

I just signed up for a Teaching English as a Second Language certification but I can teach many other things informally.

What I Can Share with Hosts

My love of food and music

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, Canada, Costa Rica, France, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Israel, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, Puerto Rico, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin (French part), Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Jamaica, United States

Old School Badges

  • Vouches 9a938eb8eddceeeb3ee4276e3d530a48c5fcca7895c8f13b8b23592736f3d037
    1 Vouch

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

My Groups