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Name: Christine
Hometown: San Francisco, California, USA
Location: San Francisco, California, USA
Join Date: July 8, 2008
Contributions: livelovelaugh87 has written about 85 places, shared 1,256 photos, left 543 comments, and smiled 548 times.
Interested in: meeting new people, meeting other people to travel with, sharing travel tips and blogs, just browsing!
Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English, conversational Spanish
Interests
Books you might find in my backpack
Music you might find me listening to while waiting for my plane
Most Memorable Travel Experience
While studying in London I booked a weekend in Venice and Rome by myself-I met the coolest people from all over the world, got around in a city where people don't speak English, drank wine from a water bottle, averted a kiss from my hostel lobby manager who was a bit buzzed off some good wine, spent the day with a guy from the Netherlands whose line was 'do you know who you look like? you look like someone I'd like to meet..." got lost in a thunderstorm in Venice with a guy from Chicago, turned 21 in an airport in Rome (spent the night there for a flight at 6 AM huddling for warmth somewhat drunk on the freezing airport floor with a Parisian guy my age a few of us lone travelors made friends with), stood shaking my head in awe at sights like the Vatican, fell in love with the country, almost lost my $900 camera...only moment the whole 5 days a smile couldn't be seen on my face.
Profile
I have a passion for travelling, for learning about cultures and history and food and a way of life outside my own. I studied in London for 4 months and had the time of my life traveling around Europe and just soaking up the culture. I just graduated from CSULB and I'm saving up for a trip around the world next summer to Europe, South America, and SouthEast Asia..so if anyone would like to join just let me know!

I have a reputation for getting lost and finding my way back with a new friend or two. I'm not afraid of much-I'll do anything for adventure and am not turned off by the idea of long train rides, having to sleep on an airport floor occasionally, or life not going quite as planned; I can make something good out of any situation, especially when surrounded by the right people. I love life, my friends, and my family more than anything, but travel is my top priority right now!
kiranr says:
Hi Christine , I am in SF for this weekend, travelling solo, if you are in the city would you like to show me around?
Posted on: May 27, 2017
spocklogic says:
HBD!
Posted on: Apr 15, 2017
vulindlela says:
Happy Birthday!
Posted on: Apr 15, 2017
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livelovelaugh87's Travel Blogs

Jun 06, 2007 – Sep 05, 2011
It's time to see the world and I couldn't be more excited-I wanna experience it all! My crazy adventures are all here ; I defin…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday March 2nd, 2010
These boots were made for walking: One crazy month in Central America!
Apr 12, 2011 – Jul 21, 2011
Four months studying in London wasn't enough. Six months backpacking through Europe and Asia wasn't enough. The travel bug just…
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The Great US of A
Feb 05, 2006 – Feb 06, 2010
Growing up meant a family trip every summer somewhere in this great country...wouldn't have been the same without my camera-I f…
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livelovelaugh87's Travel Reviews

Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Tulamben, Indonesia
Tulamben Wreck Diver's offers great dive/accomodation packages. Arriving at my beach-front villa…
This review was featured on Sunday January 2nd, 2011
Free! "Hotels & Accommodations" in Koh Tao, Thailand
I had the most amazing experience here. The first surprise was the stunning rooms they put you u…
Free! "Hostels" in Berlin, Germany
This hostel has an amazing bar and hangout area downstairs that's perfect to meet people in. Whi…