#2422 – This Last Weekend

ENGLISH With my generally “slow” travelling season this summer for me, I was longing for a beach destination for a short weekend getaway somewhere. I then found a cheap return ticket to Nice, France for mid-September and bought it after confirming with the official Dutch travel advice which categorized the entirety of France as “yellow”…

#2421 – A Weekend in Lausanne

ENGLISH In mid-August, I went on a weekend trip to Lausanne, Switzerland. I was excited about this trip because this summer has generally been a “slow” travel season for me and because Lausanne has been in my bucket list to visit for quite awhile anyway! 😀 To get to Lausanne, I flew to Geneva. I…

#2420 – Last Weekend Story

ENGLISH So as I have mentioned a little bit in my birthday post, last weekend I went on another weekend trip. And this time, I went to Vienna in Austria! Yeah I know, I know, I have been to Vienna multiple times before. In fact, the last time was just about one year ago also…

#2419 – Turning 32

ENGLISH So today, I turn 32, haha… . And I’d like to thank you in advance for the wishes 🙂 . To be completely honest, I feel … “regular”. I mean, just like in recent years (except two years ago as it was a landmark birthday which I celebrated by going to New York, haha…

#2418 – (Pro) Tennis is Back!

ENGLISH It has been about one month now that pro tennis is (finally) back, after the pause caused by, well, the COVID-19 pandemic. It started with a small tournament for the women’s tour in Palermo, Italy; and the men’s tour just started last week with the combined (men’s and women’s) tour in New York. In…

#2417 – A Printer and A Toaster

ENGLISH Earlier this month, I decided to buy a new printer and a toaster for home. A printer Ever since I moved to the Netherlands a decade ago, I haven’t felt the need to have my own printer at home (unlike in Indonesia prior to that). First of all, all this time it has been…

#2416 – Last Weekend Story

ENGLISH So as my Instagram followers know, last weekend I (finally) went on another weekend trip this summer. It was six weeks after the previous one though, which was quite a long stretch of period for my “standard”, haha. But as I said earlier this month, this summer is overall a “slow” travelling season for…

#2415 – A DECADE in Europe

ENGLISH So today, one decade ago (😱), I was deplaning a Garuda Indonesia’s Airbus A330-200 at Schiphol Airport after arriving from Jakarta (via Dubai). It officially marked my first day in the Netherlands, and, hence, Europe, which has continued up to today, ten years later! One decade. It does feel like an era, doesn’t it?…