So, we arrived safe and tired in the wee hours of Friday morning and checked into the hotel room which will magically become our leased apartment early next week. On Friday night, our brains were still pretty much fried and we had missed Captain America in cinemas in Sydney, so we decided to take advantage … Continue reading Culture Shock in the Cinema
Can’t really think at the moment – too exhausted but I can say that after three days, 16 properties (in which we saw between 2 and 5 suites each,) and revisiting 4 properties, some of them twice and with multiple suites, we have finally decided on one. In the end we were vacillating between two … Continue reading We’ve found a home in Bangkok!
It’s 11pm on the night before we leave for our home hunt and orientation trip to Bangkok and I wanted to document, for any other expat wives going through the same thing, that I’m suffering an apprehension which I did not feel when we went to Japan. I imagine it’s something like getting cold feet … Continue reading Pre-Home Hunt Apprehension
We knew it would start close to Superman’s project launch and, sure enough, during the very week of the launch the emails have come in. Relocation consultants touching base, cultural training consultants doing the same and all asking when we plan to go over for our house hunting trip (as though we know.) It has … Continue reading Countdown to Bangkok has begun.
Superman and I have signed up for our next adventure! Sometime around August next year, give or take a few weeks for the Australian project to wrap up, we will be moving to: Bangkok, for short. Where living in Japan was a lifelong dream come true, Thailand will be a true adventure, because I know … Continue reading Next Stop Bangkok!