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Overview

  • 7 References 4 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French
  • 29, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Historian/tour guide/student/overlyeducated monkey
  • University degree
  • From London, England, United Kingdom
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About Me

six foot 2, brown hair, athletic, permanently hungry, yawns a lot

I work as a historian and am currently studying for a PhD. Additionally I also
tour guide in London so anyone visiting whose interested in seeing London properly, please check out my company: www.tallyhocycletours.com Great fun tour on traditional English Bicycles!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Im back living in London but still love talking to travellers, and living a little bit vicariously.

I currently have a spare room at my house, and a few sofas, seems a shame to let them go to waste really. Plus it all helps store up some good Karma.

Interests

Rugby and sports in general- both watching and playing. I watched live both the rugby world cup final in 2011 and British Lions tour games in Melbourne 2013 which were amazing. A lot of my future travel plans revolve around getting to amazing sporting events: The Olympics, test match cricket games, maybe take in some college football games?

History and culture- hugely eclectic historical tastes and interest currently studying a masters in Sports History. Also tend to seek out museums wherever I go and love finding proper local history wherever I go.

Massive Theatre junky, both musical and serious and go to the West End in london at least once a month.

"socialising"- with or without amber nectar

  • culture
  • clubbing
  • traveling
  • sports
  • cricket
  • soccer
  • olympics
  • rugby
  • world cup
  • history
  • tourism

Music, Movies, and Books

pretty eclectic musical tastes really- rock, classical, dance. Always up for listening to new music and going to gigs, even if I don't do that too much here!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I set up a rugby club and built a gym at a school in the Namibian Bush

Teach, Learn, Share

I work as a historian and tour guide so happy to share a bit about the history of London, or wherever I'm travelling!

What I Can Share with Hosts

I am pretty clean and tidy. Always happy to muck in with chores, or help out in whatever way I can!

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Namibia, Qatar, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United States, Zambia

Countries I’ve Lived In

New Zealand, United Kingdom

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