Saturday, August 25, 2007

~ OUR ITINERARY IS SET ~


Well, the countdown has begun to Mia Day!
THURS:
Aug 30th: Leave for Beijing in the morning
FRI:
Aug 31st: Arrive in Beijing, 1:45pm
(yup, we lost a day)
SAT:
Sept 1st: Tour Great Wall, Forbidden City and Tian An Men Sq.
SUN:
Sept 2nd: Fly to Nanning (near Mia's province!)
MON:
Sept 3rd ~ Labor Day ~ 2:00pm ~ Meet Mia!
TUES:
Sept 4th: Adoption Registration!
WED:
Sept 5th: Shop for babies!
THURS:
Sept 6th: Sightseeing (tour Qingxiushan)
FRI:
Sept 7th: Get passports and fly to Guangzhou at 8:40 pm!
SAT:
Sept 8th: Mia's visa picture and medical exam
SUN:
Sept 9th: Sightseeing: Chen Family Temple
MON:
Sept 10th: Our guide will bring our documents to American Consulate
TUES:
Sept 11th: Bring Mia to American Consulate for interview and visa!!!
WED:
Sept 12th: 9:30am flight to Hong Kong ~ where we will spend the day!!
THURS:
Sept 13th: Fly Home and see my BOYS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
*** Cannot wait to introduce Mia to her family and friends :)

9 comments:

Michele said...

I have been following your blog. I met you at the FCCLI Waiting MOms night out at Lauren's some time ago. I am excited to follow your journeyt to bring Mia home.

Safe travels!!

Michele, MOm to Emily and Alyssa
www.ourjourneytoalyssa.blogspot.com

amy said...

HOw wonderful.Your wait is almost over

Dawn said...

AAAHHH I cannot believe you leave in 4 days! Have a safe and wonderful trip, and I will be following your journey. (I'm assuming you will be posting from China :)

Blessings

Dawn

tracy said...

OMG, that is so soon! You better get packing girl...you are going to China!!!

Donna & Andrew said...

Have a safe Journey! Can't wait to follow your adventure.
Donna

Barbara said...

I just keep picturing the moment that Mia is placed in your arms...how i wish i could be a fly on the wall when that happens. I can't wait to see the video! Have a safe trip...can't wait to meet Mia!

cousin laura from nj! said...

Jo~Following your china princess blog for all these months,I feel like I've taken this journey with you.Thank you!I log on and read each well written word with anticipation...and now the time has come to bring your beautiful daughter Mia home..."What a Wonderful World"!!Godspeed.With love, cousin Laura

Debbie said...

Thank God for "Live" Video!!

Can't wait to meet Mia.. and finally see the pretty girl!
Have a safe trip and before you know it you will all be home!

Safe Travels!!!

Anonymous said...

I can't believe the time has come! I am teary eyed just thinking about it. What an amazing journey you are about to embark upon! Our thoughts and prayers are with you for a safe trip and Mia's smooth transition into your family.
We send lots of love and big hugs, and can't wait to follow up on you online and on phone once you are back.
Miriam