Our Trip to China and Hong Kong!
November 21 - December 1
Information on Hong Kong and China
CIA Factbook China
State Department Consular Information Sheet: China
CIA Factbook Hong Kong
State Department Consular Information Sheet: Hong Kong
ORD (Chicago O'Hare International)
HKG (Hong Kong International Airport, Chek Lap Kok)
PEK (Beijing Capital International Airport)
11/22/03 Depart Chicago
United Flight 895 ORD-HKG
11/23/03 Arrive Hong Kong
11/23/03-11/26 Hong Kong
Wang Fat Hostel
No A2, 3/F., Paterson Bldg., 47, Paterson St.,
47 Paterson St.,
tel: (852) 2895 1015
fax: (852) 2576 7509
Hong Mass Transit Rail
click map to enlarge
11/26-11/27 30 hour train ride Hong Kong to Beijing (Train T98)
Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation
(Hong Kong Standard Time)
Beijing 11/27 - 11/30
Yao Xin Hotel
No. 7, Bei Guan Yuan Hutong,
tel: +86 10 67 02 54 31
11/30 Depart Beijing
United Flight 850 PEK-ORD
11/30 Arrive Chicago
A "Heil Mao!" and $50.00 gets you one of these.
But the Chinese Embassy says you need lots more!
All I had was a hotel reservation scribled down that I'm sure they didn't verify!
Chinese Embassy in the USA
US Embassy in the PRC
Chinese Conlsuate in Chicago
The Connsulate in Chicago is where you need to go for a visa if you are from Iowa and don't want to pay an "authorized agent" to get it for you. You have to have someone go in person though.
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