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  • 47, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Freelance Videographer
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About Me

I love photography and visual art. I love to travel and enjoy bicycling and hiking. I was born in Philadelphia and now live in Washington, DC.

Traveling definitely heightens the senses, makes you feel more alive. Everything is that much more accentuated- sight, sound, smell, and other senses as well.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I've hosted about 15-20 times so far.
I live in a small apartment and have a couch for you to crash on. Metric-wise it's about 8x5 meters or around 500 square feet. I've lived here for awhile and can give you lots of advice and maybe be a "tour guide for a day." I'm available to hang out for coffee or a drink.

Interests

Photography, Bicycling, Traveling. Art, Music, Independent and Foreign Films.

  • arts
  • photography
  • coffee
  • drinking
  • movies
  • traveling
  • music
  • hiking
  • tourism

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Baraka, Being John Malkovich, Momento, Wintersleepers, Run Lola Run, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Dark City, American Beauty, Bus 174, The Fugitive, Hukkle. Music: Red Hot Chili Peppers, U2, CAKE, VAST, and basically all kinds of music. Books: Brave New World, The Stranger, Video Night in Kathmandu, Surfing the Himalayas, In a Sunburned Country (lots of travel literature).

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Studied for a semester in the U.K. which opened up my mind to traveling, seeing other cultures, (in Europe) and becoming more independent and confident in myself. More amazing experiences to come.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Cambodia, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Moldova, Peru, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Viet Nam, Virgin Islands, U.S.

Countries I’ve Lived In

United Kingdom, United States

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