Hi Love Bugs,
It is 10:05pm in Fiji, and I am sad to say this is my last Australian post. We had such an amazing time, and the memories will truly last forever. I can’t stop reflecting on how blessed Sean and I are to have shared this experience with our dads. It brings a tear to my eye knowing we were able to bring them on such a journey. This trip does not even scratch the surface as to how filled with gratitude we are to have been blessed with such amazing parents. This does not even thank them in the slightest for all they have done. We feel blessed, and lucky to have such amazing families. We miss you.
On our last day in Sydney, we met up with an old friend Mick from our internship in Chapel Hill, NC in 2011. Mick just so happens to be from Canberra, Australia, and we were so excited when plans worked out to meet him in his homeland, the beautiful Australia!!! Mick drove 3 hours to see us! We had no idea Sydney was that far away. We feel so blessed and honored that he did that for us. Thank you so much, Mick! Thank you, thank you, thank you. We honestly had the best day ever. He showed us around Manly Beach which consisted of gorgeous beaches, delicious burgers, great drinks (multiple drinks…who are we kidding), another amazing cliffside walk, and a tour of his university…which just so happened to be the very place the Great Gatsby was filmed. Wowza, did we have fun! Follow along for some pictures of our day! 🙂
Australia treated us very well. We can’t wait to come back. If Sydney was closer, we would live there. That is a promise. Once again Mick, thank you for showing us around. We had such a great time, and we are so glad we got to see you! Hopefully you will be visiting us in the states before you know it. That was the last of our Australian adventures…stay tuned for Fiji. It is fabulous.
Until next time, Love Bugs!
2 thoughts on “Australia Day 9: Last Day in Sydney with an AMAZING friend & local showing us the ropes in Manly Beach”
The memories you made will last you a lifetime. You gave daddy a precious gift…..time with his daughter to share an incredible journey, a journey that in his heart meant the world to him. Christina we have cherished every moment with you since you were born and the joy you have brought has no words to describe. I look forward to the future journeys that you will share with us…..You and Melanie are our priceless gift from God and we love you both to the moon and back and infinity and beyond……you amaze us!!!!!! Forever your biggest fan……mom
The cuteness of your love for life, your family, and your handsome Seansy is so refreshing and sweet Chritter, I am so proud of the sweet, loving young woman you have become, never change your ways, you are absolutely perfect! Love you baby ❤ ❤