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To make it to the next day
I have been described as quirky, animated and awestruck (about the world at large). I'll take their word for it. I live to discover, meet new ppl, travel to new places, try unknown food. I've lived in Wellington for almost 4 years and I love city, especially the harbour and the vibrant coffee culture.
I have been living in Melbourne since October 2008 which has been a blast. I lived in a hostel for 2 months called 'The Nunnery' which was an interesting experience and full on.
At the moment I'm taking sailing lessons which I love to bits.
My favourite snack is fresh butter on warm bread. I love the taste of cooked bananas.
Aug 2010 - I'm now living back in Wellington. I really need to update my profile.
"Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune."
"He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature."
Live in the present. Don't hold on to the constraints of your past. Don't be disgruntled because you are NOT traveling right now. Feel the sense of freedom and ongoing fulfillment.
I am as I am
whats the point in living if u can't feel alive
win some, lose some
There is more to life than increasing its speed - Gandhi
"You can love the past, but it will never love you back." - From Joon a fellow CS
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I have joined in to 3 events. Two were a Texas-holdem poker evening in Wellington. Another was a 20/20 cricket match at the MCG. There were really nice people. Have hosted 2 couch surfers.
I couchsurfed in Adelaide with Carolyne. Thanks Carolyne!! It was cool
My interests tend to change often but the mainstays would be dancing. I did Salsa dancing in 2006 it was a lot of fun. This year i wish to undergo Ceroc dancing at The Performing Arts Centre. I like the sea, sky and sun. I like drinking tea, tea ceremonies and visiting plantations of tea.
I'm really into toastmasters this year (2010)
Music, Movies, and Books
I enjoy listening to Hamish and Andy podcasts.
I love the plays by Oscar Wilde.
24 and Animal farm by George Orwell
On the road
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas
Need to read:
Favourite movies are: Pulp fiction, Snatch, The Matrix, Fight Club, Departures(Japanese film), Dodgeball, Dazed and Confused, Eagle vs Shark, The Wrestler
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Experiencing a blizzard on Hadrian's Wall
Walking along the great wall of China
Traversing the Kerala backwaters in a houseboat
Visited Edinburgh castle
Teach, Learn, Share
Thats what she said.
Those who do not accept the winds of change, will be swept away by history.
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, China, France, Greece, Hungary, India, Malaysia, Netherlands, Romania, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, New Zealand, Turkey, United Kingdom