#2380 – Amsterdam Life in the Time of Coronavirus

ENGLISH So as we all know, the world is currently battling the COVID-19 pandemic; which, of course, the Netherlands is also in the middle of. I have been WFH since the beginning of last week, basically from the moment I returned from my Southeast Asia Trip, haha. So far, well, I have been trying to…

#2378 – Business Class Drama and Ego

ENGLISH On my way back to Europe from Toronto during my recent year-end trip, I decided to upgrade my long-haul flight from Toronto to Paris with Air France to business class. And here I got “the” experience of having to deal with another passengers’ “ego” when flying business class. Here is the story. I arrived…

#2377 – Hello From Amsterdam

ENGLISH As I mentioned earlier and as my Instagram followers (@azilko) have known, I went to Southeast Asia earlier this month and now it has been about one week since I was back in Europe. I will write the story of the trip a little bit later on. Unless you are living under the rock,…

#2376 – A Sunny Weekend in Madrid

ENGLISH I have mentioned it a little bit some time ago, I went to Madrid for a weekend trip in mid-February. And as I said back then, I was really glad I went on this trip because the weather in Madrid was perfect! Meanwhile in the Netherlands, it was storming that weekend, lol 😆 ….

#2375 – Toronto, Casa Loma, and ROM

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class Boeing 747-400 Upper Deck Amsterdam to Toronto 3. Part II: Toronto (1) 4. Part III: Niagara Falls, Canada 5. Part IV: Niagara Falls, USA 6. Part V: Toronto (2) 7. Part VI: Air France Business Class Airbus A350-900…

#2374 – One Year Ago

ENGLISH Today one year ago was the toughest day I have had in my life. It was the day when my dad suddenly passed away. This is also the reason why I am currently in Indonesia because, as with the customs, we have the one-year memorial service. I had to miss the forty and a…

#2373 – A Decade Ago

ENGLISH I have always seen yesterday ten years ago (though it was a Monday 😛 ) as a landmark date in my life. It was because around this time exactly ten years ago that I got an email informing me that I was granted the full scholarship for my Master’s study at TU Delft in…