Our Landing Experience (Part I)

After a ten hour flight from Manila to Vancouver, a two hour layover (inside the plane) and another five hour flight,  we are finally here in Toronto! With our bodies currently fighting off jet lag, we had time to write this down and update you guys on our overall landing experience.

This will be a two-part blog post, the first one will be dedicated to the list of documents needed to be prepared prior to departure and the next post will be about our actual landing experience.

Landing Documents Checklist

What an emotional roller coaster these past couple of weeks have been! Not only did we finalize the sale of our house, we also did a lot of packing. I kept thinking about how weird this whole thing was since we were really just moving in a few months ago, packing our things from the homes we grew up in to our new one. And now, we’re doing the same except it’s to move 8,000 miles away. Imagine how difficult that was, having to decide on which things had to stay and which ones would come with us.

With everything going on, it’s was easy to get carried away and forget the many documents that are actually necessary to complete the landing. It may get overwhelming, especially if you have a big family coming with you.

Here’s a list of the forms you will need to prepare prior to landing:

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