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  • 56 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, French
  • 40, Other
  • Member since 2007
  • student trying to bring together tec...
  • Professors, NPR podcasts, FT, travel...
  • From East Bay, CA, USA / Gironde, France
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me




Enjoying every adventure...


Stay open to new ideas, emotions, ways of life...

we are products of our environment, so expand your environment!

Why I'm on Couchsurfing


We hosted quite a bit for the four years we were in Bordeaux. Our "student" housing doesn't accommodate surfers, but we look forward to getting a real home again and hosting in 2013!


dusty bookshops with an old man behind the counter who knows each and every book he holds and has the wisdom of the world in his eyes.

Music, Movies & Books

Fitzgerald, Huxley's non-fiction, Fowles, Zinn, Faludy, Camus, Dostovesky, Tom Robbins... Dylan, White Stripes, Nick Drake, Django Reinhardt, Beatles, Spoon, Eels, Richard Hawley, Atmosphere, Belle & Sebastian, Tool, Big Bill Broonzy, Pink Floyd, Mingus, Stereolab, Pavement, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Do Make Say Think, gamelan... Kubrick, Tarantino, Woody Allen, ...and can I add podcasts? pretty much anything from the BBC or NPR (On Point, Book reviews, Friday night comedy, and news updates)

One Amazing Thing I've Done

swimming across lake Balaton in Hungary (5.2km!)

Teach, Learn, Share

I would like to learn T'ai chi... I can teach you how to make miso soup.

Countries I've Visited

Bahamas, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Ireland, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Puerto Rico, Romania, Senegal, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Viet Nam

Countries I've Lived In

Hungary, Ireland, Spain, United States

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