Carol and Dave are your average couple in their 40’s. Dave was born in California, the grandson of singer Peggy Lee. Like most of his family, Dave works in the entertainment/production industry. He is a partner in a Las Vegas based Digital Signage firm. Carol was born in Korat, Thailand the daughter of a US Air Force Tech Sergeant and a Thai woman. Her Father brought her and her Mother to the USA when she was 4 years old
Both Carol and Dave went through the American school system, though Carol was able to remain fluent in both English and Thai thanks to her mom. Dave is learning Thai but it’s a tricky language.
This blog will follow their adventures as they prepare to move from their big Las Vegas home, to humble new digs in Thailand.
We begin our story today, about a year before departure, where we have already begun to liquidate our belongings and investigate Visas and the Thai job market.