Tuesday, January 30 2007 @ 01:40 PM EST
Contributed by: Admin
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Many people have asked us about what the process is in China and where and when we are traveling. Below is the actual itinerary that we are going to be using while in-country. We are arriving 2 days earlier (on Feb 01) with 5 other families to adjust to the time and environment. Our return trip is with the entire 28 family group.
Families leave Toronto (Terminal 1) for Vancouver on Flight AC1163/08:00
Families arrive in Vancouver on Flight AC1163/10:05 (in flight 5h5m)
Families depart for Beijing on Flight AC0029/12:35
Families arrive in Beijing on Flight AC029/16:00 (in flight 11h25m), guide will meet them at airport and transfer to International Hotel, Beijing. They will join the group on Feb 03.
Families arrive in Beijing on Flight AC029/16:00, guide will meet them at airport and transfer to International Hotel, Beijing. They will join the group on Feb.03.
Families arrive in Beijing on Flight AC031/12:45, guide will meet them at airport and transfer to International Hotel, Beijing.
Beijing to Nanchang on Flight CA1511(11:30-14:00), transfer to Gloria Plaza Hotel, Nanchang. Families will meet their child at the hotel in the afternoon and sign the agreement.
Go to the Civil Affairs for the adoption registration and the passport.
Continue to do the process for notarization.
Go to department store to buy some daily necessities for their children.
Visit the people.s Park.
Pick up passport. Nanchang to Beijing on Flight HU7194 (17:00-19:00), transfer to International Hotel, Beijing.
Medical and take photo for the child.
Visit the Great Wall with Lunch, (cable car is not included).
Go to the Canadian Embassy to apply the child.s visa.
Visit Tian An Men Square and the Forbidden City in the morning. And Beijing Duck Dinner in the evening.
Pick up visa in the afternoon.
Leaving Beijing for Toronto on Flight AC032/14:40, transfer to airport.
Families arrive in Toronto on Flight AC0032/15:10 - Terminal 1 (in flight 13h30m)
We are staying at the International Hotel
, Beijing and the
Gloria Plaza Hotel
in Nanchang. Click on the links for pictures and descriptions of the hotels if you are curious. More information as we get it.