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Overview

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  • Fluent in Chinese (Simplified), English; learning French, German
  • 26, Male
  • Member since 2018
  • Student
  • bachelor degree in computer science; master in management...
  • From Beijing, China
  • Profile 85% complete

About Me

Hi everyone!

I am currently studying a Master degree in Paris, France. I am an easy-going and open-minded person, and I joined this couchsurfing community because I believe that communication is the best activity for human beings. Happiness is only real when shared.

When I was 5 years old, my family moved to the U.S. for two years. At that time I don't speak english at all, but I just got along well with my classmates and made a lot of friends. I remember that I loved to walk to school by my self and sometimes walk several blocks away to discover the neighborhood on my own. I guess that's why I love hiking so much when I grew up.

During college in China, I used to walk long distance in the countryside close to the city where I studied. The scenes turned from wheat fields to forests and then to mountains. I embrace nature and enjoy watching the color and light changing rapidly during sunrise and sunset. Then I watched the film, Lord of The Rings. I knew I had go to New Zealand and see those incredible landscapes with my own eyes. And when I was 22, just graduated from university, I decide to do a gap year and to work and travel in New Zealand.

Even now when I look back, the days in New Zealand seems unrealistic. Everything was just like in my dream. I worked in a dairy farm, a holiday resort on a peninsula, and also did a volunteer work in natural forest, living in the middle of nowhere with no electricity. Along my journey, I kept meeting new people and re-meeting them somewhere else. Not only did I meet locals, but also people like me, travelers, backpackers. Each one had its own story and its own reason of coming to New Zealand. We shared our experiences and laughings. At the end of the journey, my 65 liter backpack cannot take back too many things. What can keep filling in are love and appreciation.

I hope to meet people around the world and exchange stories.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

To learn about different people's life around the world and their cultures and histories.

Interests

  • concerts
  • traveling
  • basketball
  • american football
  • badminton
  • science fiction
  • art museums
  • classic novels

Music, Movies, and Books

Canon in D
Into the Wild
Lord of the Rings
Of Human Bondage

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

doing working holiday in New Zealand as a gap year

Teach, Learn, Share

I had my bachelor in computer science. It's really not a major about fixing computer but if you have some problem or question with your computer, I might be able to fix it :D.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Chinese history and ancient mysteries. Stories and experience during travels. Some small Chinese gifts

Countries I’ve Visited

France, Germany, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, South Korea

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, France, New Zealand, United States

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