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Currently finishing up my MSc in Migration and International Development in London, but will be moving back to Scotland in June.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Travelling to new places is always, without fail, better when you meet or stay with someone local.
Hosted 3 nights in Giza, December 2012
Surfed 1 night in Nablus, December 2012
Surfed 2 nights in Bethlehem, December 2012
Surfed 3 nights in Tel Aviv, December 2012
Hosted 7 nights in Giza, March 2013
Foreign languages, backpacking, beautiful music, ugly music, the Middle East, Scotland, imported beer, guilty pleasure TV shows, fantasy trilogies, rooftops, endless hours in cafés, choirs, student discounts, red wine
- red wine
Music, Movies, and Books
Egyptian music, western 'alternative' pop, electronic, world, rock, classical, folk: Hamza Namira, Elissa, Sia, Nitin Sawhney, Lena Chamamyan, Thomas Dybdahl, Regina Spektor, Massive Attack, Fever Ray, Sol Seppy, Björk, Veronica Maggio, Sufjan Stevens, Laura Marling, Joni Mitchell, Portishead, Aurora
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Bowling in Bethlehem
Watching the sunrise from atop Mount Sinai
Sailing on a tall ship from Shetland to Norway
Countries I’ve Visited
Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Netherlands, Palestine, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Egypt, Norway, United Kingdom