We received word this morning that our consulate appointment has been approved for 9/28/2011. We are so excited, I can't even begin to tell you what we are feeling.
Here is our tentative schedule...we leave for China on 9/15!!
09/15 – Depart US
09/16 – Arrive in Beijing to participate in the Beijing tours on 9/17
09/18 – Arrive in province if you’re not participating in the Beijing Tours
09/19 – Gotcha Day!
09/23 – Fly to Guangzhou
09/24 – Medical exam/TB Test in Guangzhou
09/28 - AC appointment – Oath Taking Ceremony
09/29 - Family goes to AC to pick up passport with visa at ~ 3:30 pm
09/30 - Departure from China
We are working to get flights approved, etc... right now. Wish us luck!!
PS My Birthday is 9/20...best.birthday.ever this year!!!