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About Me


“People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. I don’t think that’s what we’re really seeking. I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences on the purely physical plane will have resonances with our own innermost being and reality, so that we actually feel the rapture of being alive.”
~Joseph Campbell


I love life and travel is my passion!
I want to see the world.

For me success in life is not measured by fame or wealth but by life experiences and happiness.
I tend to make the best out of all situations and simply try to see the positive in everything.
Majority of the time being angry, jealous, or even worrying is a waste of time and does nothing to change the reality of things.

I am very down to earth and free spirited, having faced many adversities in life I have become extremely grateful for all that encompasses my life.
I absolutely love to experience new things. This is probably the biggest reason I love to travel so much.


Life is made up of moments and I believe every moment should be cherished and made the most of.
For me traveling is not about checking off a list of tourist destinations but rather truly getting to experience how other people around the world experience life.
I travel people not places.

You can be anybody or anything that you want to be, you simply need the courage to change.
"Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects."~ Will Smith, passing judgment on others only makes you a fool.

Respect is earned. Honesty is appreciated. Trust is gained. Loyalty is returned.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Host and Surf as much as possible. Also attend local meetings


CouchSurfing and Burning Man, the two best social experiments of all time


-Overcoming Fears
-Visiting places in the world where I am overwhelmed by the beauty of the world
-Scuba Diving
-Satiating Curiosity
-Intellectual Dialogue
-Eating Strange Food
-Architecture & Interior Design
-Getting Lost

Music, Movies, and Books

Too many to list...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

A million and one things...
Off the top of my head-
*Building the Temple at Burning Man
*Motorcycled across Southeast Asia
*Moving to a new country where I didn't know anyone or speak the language
*Hired a local kid and camel to trek through the Sahara
*Theyyam in India
*Scuba Diving in Palau
*Canyoning in the Swiss Alps
*Teaching English to Cambodian kids in rural villages
*Halloween in New Orleans
*Crashed a Renaissance Wedding during a road trip to Wales
*Stayed with a medicine man in Yap, Micronesia
*Motorcycled the highest motorable passes in the world while visiting Leh in Kashmir
*Shark feeding diving (not in a cage)

Teach, Learn, Share

All Dharmas Are Non-Arising, Non-Ceasing, Non-Defiled, Non-Pure, Non-Increasing, Non-Decreasing.

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, Belize, Cambodia, Canada, France, Guam, India, Ireland, Italy, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Federated States of, Morocco, Myanmar, Netherlands, Palau, Saint Lucia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, Vatican City State, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Spain, United Kingdom, United States

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