We received our full travel itinerary yesterday. We also found out that our group has 17 families in it including us. We will see many of the other families when we are in Beijing. Then, there are two families traveling with us to Taiyuan, Shanxi. At the end of our trip, all 17 families will be together in Guangzhou with our kids.
Here is what our stay in China looks like:
July 8, 2008 - Arrive in Beijing.
July 9, 2008 - Free day
July 10, 2008 - Free day
July 11, 2008 - Orientation meeting. Acrobatic show in the afternoon.
July 12, 2008 - Visit the Great Wall and Cloisonne Factory.
July 13, 2008 - Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and Hutong Tour
July 14, 2008 - Flight to Taiyuan, Shanxi.
We get Michael in the afternoon!!
July 15, 2008 - Adoption registration and notarization.
July 16, 2008 - Free
July 17, 2008 - Visit Double Pagoda Temple.
July 18, 2008 - Visit Shanxi Provincial Museum. Receive all the documents. Flight to Guangzhou.
July 19, 2008 - Medical exam and visa pictures in the morning.
July 20, 2008 - Free day.
July 21, 2008 - Visa appointment.
July 22, 2008 - Go to the consulate to take the oath and pick up visa.
July 23, 2008 - Fly Home.
Michael will be a U.S. citizen as soon as we step off the plane in the U.S.
19 days to go!