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Overview

  • 13 References 10 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, French
  • 32, Female
  • Member since 2008
  • Public servant
  • Bachelor of Arts - Art History & Economics
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me

I had a minor fracture to my kneecap three years ago. While I was physically crippled for 6 weeks relying on crutches to get around, it was also the longest and most depressing time of my life. I vowed that once I was fully mobile again, I would never take life for granted and to appreciate all the things in life, no matter how petty or trivial they seem. I also told myself I would travel more which is what I have been doing. Now that I am 99% recovered, I try really hard every day not to take things and people for granted and really to appreciate what comes my way.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

To meet more people and learn how to live locally. I have been fortunate to have been hosted by some very generous people through my travels and CS makes me want to pay it forward.

Interests

I love visiting art galleries and museums to learn about culture and history. I also really like being a tourist in my own city and exploring the heritage neighbourhoods. I'm also into public art and art in general, though I don't do any myself. I like live music and admire those who can play an instrument because I don't have the patience to learn!

  • arts
  • coffee
  • walking
  • reading
  • museums
  • walking tours
  • art galleries
  • visiting museums

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Ocean's Eleven, The Godfather, any mobster movie, Match Point, The Beach...

Music: mostly hiphop/R&B and top 40s but i am open to any type of music.

Books: 1984, The Great Gatsby, The Tipping Point, Jane Eyre. I haven't read a book in a long time. I usually read business and current events magazines.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Travel stories and experiences, an open mind, laughter, smiles, good vibes, a helping hand with anything around your home. I am really low maintenance.

Countries I’ve Visited

China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Mexico, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, Hong Kong

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