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To experience the world and everything it has to offer.
I'm born and raised in Las Vegas but I love to get out and see the world. If I could travel everyday of the rest of my life, I would be happy. I love seeing new things and meeting new people. I love movies, music, theater and anything related to the arts. I love good conversation over good food with good people.
One life. Live it.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I surf and host as often as possible!
I have hosted people from all over the world. I've also surfed couches in many countries. I've had fantastic experiences with couchsurfing and have made many new friends along the way!
Film, photography, traveling, sports, meeting new people, making new friends, learning, hunting bigfoot, making friends, adrenaline rushes and generally anything that is fun!
- bungee jumping
Music, Movies, and Books
Music: Chris Stapleton, Green River Ordinance, Needtobreathe, The Lone Bellow, The Civil Wars, Sara Bareilles, Ray LaMontagne, Birdy, Missy Higgins, Damien Rice, Augustana, Counting Crows, John Mayer, The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Hozier, Chandiss, Zac Brown Band, Sublime, Jay-Z, Kanye West, 2Pac, Snoop Dogg, Rage Against The Machine, Rise Against, Foo Fighters, Ludovico Einaudi, Max Richter...really everything from Rock to Country to Hip Hop to Dubstep and House. I just love music.
Movies: Dead Poet's Society, Whiplash, Arrival, Blue Jay, Room, Doubt, Crazy Heart, Never Let Me Go, The Wrestler, They Came Together, The Invitation, Count of Monte Cristo, Shawshank Redemption, Joker, A Ghost Story, The Devil's Advocate, The Naked Gun, Beverly Hills Cop, Casablanca, Finding Neverland, Into The Wild, La La Land, Brokeback Mountain, Midnight In Paris, 500 Days of Summer, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Pariah, Another Earth, Smashed, My Sisters Sister, Tucker and Dale vs Evil, and so many more...
Favorite Books: Stephen King - On Writing, Cheryl Strayed - Wild, Amy Poehler - Yes Please, J.D. Salinger - Nine Stories, George Saunders - Tenth of December, Demetri Martin - This Is A Book, Felicia Day - You're Never Weird On The Internet.
Favorite podcasts: Slate's Political Gabfest, Scriptnotes, Stuff You Should Know, This American Life, RadioLab.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I've watched the sun rise over the Atlantic Ocean and set over the Pacific. I've jumped out of a plane, jumped off a bungee platform, and I'd jump at the chance to do them both again. I've seen Machu Picchu, the Great Barrier Reef, the Roman Coliseum, the Acropolis in Greece, the Pyramids of Egypt, and the Moai of Easter Island. I’ve camped in the middle of the Serengeti and I’ve hiked the Grand Canyon Rim to Rim (and back again). I've spent endless hours enjoying the company of my friends and even more hours enjoying the company of complete strangers. I've seen beautiful beaches, experienced amazing sites, and met incredible people...and I hope this is just the beginning.
Teach, Learn, Share
I think we all have something to teach one another and something to learn from one another.
Countries I’ve Visited
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Peru, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Tanzania, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In