Get to Know Calvin, Our Cool Nerd

What’s the story behind your name?

My name is Calvin Santiago. My dad really enjoyed the Calvin and Hobbes comics, so I was named after the character.


Where are your roots?

I was born and raised in New Hampshire. My roots would be in the Philippines and China.


If someone was visiting your hometown, what are the top things to see, eat, and do?

The Mountains in New Hampshire are beautiful. Also Mount Washington, which is the highest peak in the northeastern United States, is in NH. They have a train that goes all the way to the top. I suggest coming to NH during the winter to ski and snowboard. It’s v fun.


Where on 🌍have you been and what place was your fave?

Scotland, Canada, Bermuda, Singapore, and the Philippines. Philippines is my favorite!


Who’s your celebrity crush?

Natalie Dormer – you may have seen her on The Hunger Games, Game of Thrones, and The Tudors.


Name your Top 5 most played tracks.

Vienna- Billy Joel
Nights – Frank Ocean
Green and Gold – Lianne La Havas
ROS – Mac Miller
Sedona – Hound-mouth


Name 5 things you can’t live without.

My dog, snacks, glasses, podcasts, money


Describe your ideal date scenario.

My ideal date scenario would be going out to some fancy dinner with a scenic view then afterwards going out to a club! I’m a fan of late night walks as well.


What’s your favorite Filipino food?

Adobo. My dad makes the best adobo!


What are the top 5 places to visit on your bucket list?

China, Greece, Amsterdam, Japan, and Cape Town


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