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Refine my mind, Create, and Love! :)
After achieving many of my travel dreams over the last 7 years i'm looking to find a place to open up my own resort for people to enjoy life at!
Traveling for seven years finding new experiences, great adventures, meeting lovely people. Consider myself kind, optimistic, adventurous, spiritual, and critical thinker.
Side note for this section and to quote a well spoken philosopher: "if you name me, you negate me. By giving me a name a label, you negate all of the other things I could possible be. You lock the partical into being a thing by pinning it down naming it. But at the same time you are creating it defining it to exist." basically you will know nothing of me from what I write here.
Creativity is our highest nature.
I have a ton to say here and it is ever growing but I woould much rather tell you over a beer or coffee.
"The greatest expression of rebellion is joy"
"Fear is the condom of life. It doesn't allow you to enjoy anything."
"Change is as good as an orgasm"
"Anyone can be angry...that's easy. But to be angry with the right person, at the right intensity, at the right time, for the right reason and in the right way... that isn't easy"
"The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed."
"In the end, so much of the conflict we feel in our hearts is because we’ve split ourselves off from the very life we are living. We partition ourselves from the things with which we are at odds, treating them as unbelonging even as we live them. We vaguely imagine some other place, some better job, some other lover – but the irony is that so much of what makes us unhappy is our own rejection of the life we have made. Eventually we must take our life into our arms and call it our own. We must look at it squarely with all its unbecoming qualities and find a way to love it anyway. Only from that complete embrace can a life begin to grow into what it is meant to become."
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Hosting, surfing, and meet ups. By being.
America, Europe, South America, Central America, Middle East, Asia, Australia, Egypt... THE WORLD... Hahaha Stay Classy Planet Earth.
Photography, music, movies, hiking, philosophy, sailing, dancing, snorkeling, scuba diving, getting lost in the moment, nights out, candle lite conversations, improv...
- running of the bulls
- scuba diving
- rock climbing
Music, Movies, and Books
TV Shows: Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Arrested Development, Futurama
Movies: Avatar, Crash, Braveheart, Step Brothers, I Heart Huckabees, Last Of The Mohicans, Anchorman, In The Name Of The Father, Into The Wild, Three Amigos, Dewy Cox, Cinderella Man, Lord of the Rings, Hear No Evil See No Evil... many more
All types of Music: Jazz, Reggae, Classic Rock, Balkan, Bluegrass, 80s anything that's got good vibes :)
Books: Three Cups of Tea, The Audacity of Hope, Thousand Names for Joy, Alan Watts
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Moments... Skydiving in California, trip to UK with family(inspired me to travel and photography), swim with sting rays, scuba dive in St Lucia, holding a wild anaconda in the jungle of bolivia, salt flats(bolivia), Monkey picking things out of my hair in Malaysia, 4 month trip in South America, fishing in the Highlands of Iceland, galloping next to the pyramids, camel trek in India, elephant bathing in Nepal, 12 day trek to Mt. Everest base camp in February, swimming with sharks and sea turtles, glacier climbing and trekking in Argentina, petting tigers in Thailand, Festivals: running of the bulls(Spain)/Christmas Salsa(Cali, Colombia)/Blanco y Negro(Pasto, Colombia)/ Carnival(Oruro, Bolivia)/Holi(Nepal)/Songkran(Thailand),Octoberfest(Munich), fly a small engine plane, backpacking for a month and a half in 15 different city's in Europe and couchsurfed the whole way!...
Teach, Learn, Share
I have a degree in photography, would teach anyone that wants to know what all the settings on there camera are and anything else they want to know about photography. Like to take portrait pictures if your interested and could e-mail you them. I could teach Hatha Yoga, and Pranayama as I did a teacher training course in India. I have learned 4 types of Massage and Reiki. I took 50 hours of Salsa lessons in Cali Colombia I could teach you Salsa. I am handy around the house if you need help with anything.
Countries I’ve Visited
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saint Lucia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, Vatican City State, Venezuela
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, Brazil, Colombia, Denmark, Germany, India, United States, Venezuela