GOoDbYe NEw ZEaLaNd HEllo THaiLaNd

ONE year ago today: Sept 16, 2012 I arrived in the Auckland Airport. I have officially lived in New Zealand for 365 days! Today I am in the departure section of the airport as my Visa has expired and my new journey begins!

This day has ARRIVED! I never knew what date it would be–> but September 16th, 2013 sounds perfect to me! I am flying back to Thailand. The place I was born. The place I have visited twice before. THIS TIME I am going alone…sort of. My family will not be joining me for the plane ride or meeting me when I land. I am going on this flight alone BUT WHEN I ARRIVE I am comforted in knowing I have so many friends ready and willing to help me. I have always dreamed of moving to Thailand and I am so overcome with emotions knowing this day is today….well technically TOMORROW with all the flying.

They are beginning to board the plane (hurray!) so I wanted to end this by thanking everyone who has helped me get to the point where I am at now. Passport in hand, smile on my face EXCITED for this journey to begin.

Special thanks to my Kiwi families that I leave behind. I am awful at goodbyes – sorry my hugs were QUICK! We will keep in touch. I LOVE SNAILMAIL almost as much as I love food and sleep 🙂

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I tried to pack the cat but she didn’t want to come 😦

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All my love to everyone-
Keep smiling and wish me LUCK
xoxoxo Amanda Sumalee

3 thoughts on “GOoDbYe NEw ZEaLaNd HEllo THaiLaNd

  1. Montie and Sally – just noticed you both wished me well…awe so cute that you said the same thing. Thanks for your support – lucky to have you both in my life xo

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