I'm also excited about getting to travel more and looking to go someplace in South America when I get the chance.
Books: Heinlein, Pratchett, Douglas Adams, Cherie Priest
Food: Salmon, Oishii's Bento Boxes (Bellingham), Indian Food
Music: Rx Bandits, ZebraHead, The Mad Caddies, Less Than Jake, really just a basic punk/ska/rock background though my tastes are pretty eclectic
Shows: Game of Thrones, Archer, The Walking Dead and Doctor Who