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Overview

  • 2 References 2 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 42, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • University Lecturer
  • BA, MBA, PhD (in progress)
  • From Birmingham, England
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Live life to the max !

ABOUT ME

I would describe myself as a friendly and active individual interested in travelling the world, meeting new people, indulging in different cultures and having fun!

My first passion is travel, but I also like the Spanish language and watching East Asian films.

As a traveller, I am easy-going and content doing the whacky and adventurous stuff (bungee-jumping, snowboarding etc), but just as happy doing more relaxing and sedate activities such as going to museums.

I look forward to meeting folks from around the world.

PHILOSOPHY

I live by the mantra "Live life to the max".

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I am happy to meet people for a coffee in London or other parts of the UK and give them an insight into life in England.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

My significant couchsurfing experience has to be when I went to Iceland with a friend. We couchsurfed with a Russian couple but met many other couchsurfers along the way include people from Germany, Iceland, France, Finland and America. It was one of the best experiences in my life.

Interests

World travel
Spanish
East Asian contemporary films

  • coffee
  • movies
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • cycling
  • bungee jumping
  • snowboarding

Music, Movies, and Books

Books:

Life of Pi (Yann Martel)
Around the World in 80 Days (Jules Verne)
The Portrait of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Bungee-jumping in Thailand, quad-biking in Morocco, mountain-biking in the Spanish Pyrenees, snowboarding in a Santa outfit on Mount Fuji, Japan, doing a road trip in Iceland and visiting Nelson Mandela's prison cell in South Africa.

Countries I’ve Visited

Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Mexico, United Kingdom

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