#1929 – Food Wasting

ENGLISH A few weeks ago, a friend of mine shared the following video parodying Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” (a song I am currently obsessed with) to tell a message about food wasting: Food wasting is a problem which, I think, needs to be addressed. It is also one of my pet-peeves! Yeah, I don’t like…

#1928 – A Long Weekend Story

ENGLISH This weekend has been a long weekend in the Netherlands, which started on Thursday as it was the Ascension Day. Actually it was like Koningsdag (King’s Day) this year, though, where it was only Thursday that was a public holiday; Friday was not. But unlike that Koningsdag “long” weekend, I decided to take this…

#1927 – AvGeek Weekend Trip #8 (AMS – BOD – CDG – AMS)

ENGLISH Posts in the AvGeek Weekend Trip series: 1. AvGeek Weekend Trip #1 (AMS-CDG-STR-AMS) 2. AvGeek Weekend Trip #2 (AMS-MAD-FRA-AMS) 3. AvGeek Weekend Trip #3 (AMS-LYS-NCE-AMS) 4. AvGeek Weekend Trip #4 (AMS–CDG, ORY–LYS–AMS) 5. AvGeek Weekend Trip #5 (AMS-CPH-ARN-AMS) 6. AvGeek Weekend Trip #6 (AMS-CDG, ORY-MRS-BOD-AMS) 7. AvGeek Weekend Trip #7 (AMS–CDG–LYS–AMS) 8. AvGeek Weekend…

#1926 – A Month(-Ish) in Amsterdam

ENGLISH So it has been about one month since I started to live in Amsterdam. So how is everything? Well, everything is generally fine. Here are a couple of them. Much Shorter Commute!! One aspect which I totally do not miss from living in Delft while working in Amsterdam is the commute! Well, of course I…

#1925 – A Saturday Story

ENGLISH Time for a haircut The time has come for me to have another haircut. There was, however, one problem: I have just moved to Amsterdam, meaning that I had to start from scratch in the quest of finding my “perfect” barbershop, hahaha 😆 . You see, after 6.5 years living in Delft, about three…

#1924 – My Favorite Season: Spring

ENGLISH I have shared before that I do not like Fall. So a relevant follow-up question is “What is your favorite, then?“. Well, to that, the answer is: definitely Spring! Haha 😆 . First of all, here is a (good) Spring day in the Netherlands: Yep, those are all flowers, not carpets! Lol 😆 Anyway, Spring…

#1923 – TV Cable and Internet Speed

ENGLISH About two weeks ago when I just got my new smart TV, I said I still had not decided yet whether I would subscribe to a cable TV provider or not. Actually it did not take long before I decided that I would, haha 😆 . At the time, I was mainly using my…

#1922 – An AvGeek Saturday Story

ENGLISH My Instagram followers (@azilko) would have known by now that I went on another AvGeek Weekend Trip this Saturday! Haha 😆 . Here is the routing this weekend: I arranged this trip back when I still lived in Delft so at the time I was still influenced by my three-hour daily commute and consequently…