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Guangzhou – Buddhist Temple & Old Chen House

Guangzhou – Buddhist Temple & Old Chen House

We spent Sunday morning sightseeing around Guangzhou. We didn’t do this part of the tour last time, choosing instead to go to church. While we’re glad we did that, we’re also glad we chose to go on this portion of the tour too. It allowed […]

Guangzhou – Day 1

Guangzhou – Day 1

Going to Guangzhou after Beijing and Nanjing is like visiting Florida after spending weeks in a frigid PA winter. The days are warm – mid-70s average temp this week – and the sun has been bright. It’s such a nice change from the rest of […]

Nanjing – Day 2

Nanjing – Day 2

Before I get to the rest of Nanjing, here is one of the most important pictures from our whole trip. Ironically, we forgot to take it when we actually went to the civil affairs office to sign the papers so we improvised and had Liam […]

Nanjing – Day 1

Nanjing – Day 1

We made it to Guangzhou! In the adoption world, this is like Mecca. The temps are much warmer (averages are in the 60s and low 70s while we’re here this week) so we will feel the freedom to be out and about in the sun […]

Meeting Titus

Meeting Titus

After all the waiting and all the praying and all the traveling, the time finally came to get Titus on Monday, January 8. We didn’t leave for the civil affairs office (where we would meet him) until about 1:45, so we killed time in the […]