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  • 5 References 3 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese (Simplified), German, Japanese
  • 26, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • ESL Teacher
  • B.A. Asian Studies
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About Me


To start my own English school.


I'm American-born, of Chinese heritage and from Alaska.

I teach at an English preschool in Japan. ^_^

I really don't know what else to say. I guess you'd have to meet me to know more about me!


To live an open-minded life.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Mainly surfing, but I will definitely host once I'm settled into my own apartment!


I've couchsurfed a lot in various places in Japan. Each time I'd been welcomed by hospitable hosts and made new friends. It's really a precious experience.


Japanese and Chinese cultures, Manzai, J-pop, Fishing, Karaoke, Video games (NINTENDO MANIAC), Table Tennis, Reading, Music, Baseball, Ice Hockey

  • video games
  • reading
  • tv
  • music
  • karaoke
  • fishing
  • surfing
  • baseball
  • hockey
  • tennis
  • table tennis

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Too many to count. I'd argue either the Breakfast Club, Fight Club, Taxi Driver or 10 Things I Hate About You as my favorite. My favorite genres are Romantic Comedy, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, Action, Psychological Thriller and Musicals.

Music: Arashi and other J-Pop, C-Pop, Rock (Classic, Pop, Punk), Oldies, Top 40, 90's music, Alternative

Books: Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, Detective Conan, Alex Rider

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Interned at a TV broadcasting station in Taiwan and met some Taiwanese celebrities!

Countries I’ve Visited

China, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Japan, United States

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