Jack's Little Mei Mei

Sunday, January 07, 2007

We have Tickets!

Here is our Itinerary:

Jan. 17-Leave at 11:07 am SFO
Jan. 18-Arrive in Beijing at 3:30pm . Have dinner- go to sleep!
Jan. 19-Tour Beijing - Giant Pandas at Beijing Zoo, shop, acrobatic show- rest- get acclimated.
Jan. 20-Climb the Great Wall, see Forbidden City, and Tiananmen Square with other GWCA families.
Jan. 21-Fly to Nanchang, Jiangxi at 10:20 am. Check in hotel and Get Lily at 3:30pm!!!!! She will be brought to Nanchang Civil Affairs Office from her town of Nanfeng, a 3 hour ride for little Lily Lu.
Jan. 22-26 Do paperwork, bond with Lily, tour around Nanchang, visit small villages. I may be able to visit a Chinese elementary school!
Jan. 26-31 Fly to Guangzhou-stay at the White Swan Hotel on Shamian Island.
Jan. 29-U.S. Consulate appointment/swear Lily in as an American, receive her US passport.
Jan. 31- Leave Guangzhou at 8:00 am arrive home same day at 8:30am. (Does that mean the flight never existed??) Lily becomes an American when she is on US soil!

Above is a map showing all the locations we will be traveling; Beijing, Nanchang in Jiangxi province, and Guangzhou (not shown, but near Hong Kong)
The other map is of Lily's province-Jiangxi. Her birth town is not listed, but is almost directly south of Nanchang and near the Fujian Province.

You can click on the maps or any pictures to make them larger.


  • Your time is sooooooo close! You can actually count in days instead of weeks now :-)

    (leaving Jan 28)

    By Blogger Debbie & Kirk, at 7:57 PM  

  • YaY! Can't wait to follow along on your journey! Soon, so very soon!

    By Blogger Jeff and Valerie, at 8:45 AM  

  • Bon Voyage, Friends. How lucky you are all to have found each other. :-)
    We'll be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.
    Carole and Brad Fink

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 12:34 PM  

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