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  • 2 References 2 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 61, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Manager and Captain for Madeline Island Ferry Line
  • 4 years college
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

My wife and I have been active volunteers with AFS International Youth Exchange. We have hosted students from France, Japan (twice), Spain, Thailand,Norway, Italy (three times), China, Germany . We love to travel and to meet international travelers.

Between the two of us we have traveled to the UK, France, Italy,Thailand, Israel, Costa Rica, Mexico, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic China, Sweden, Norway, Finland.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

See above


We enjoy, hiking, sailing, boating, skiing, swimming, reading, cooking and entertaining family and friends

  • cooking
  • boating
  • movies
  • reading
  • tv
  • traveling
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming

Music, Movies, and Books

So many types of I can't specify a genre. Country not so much but some I will listen to.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Traveling to Bangkok and spending a week with a wonderful host family of 5 females ages 5 -35. They were so generous and trusting. Although I spoke not thai and they little English we still found a way to communicate. :)

What I Can Share with Hosts

My love of travel and American perspectives that are not what you see on TV of movies.

Countries I’ve Visited

France, Japan, Thailand, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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