#2233 – La Fête des Lumières

ENGLISH I went to Lyon for a weekend trip in early December for the annual Fête des Lumières, or the Festival of Light, following Aggy‘s recommendation 😀 . As I arrived in Lyon only on Saturday afternoon and I left quite early on Sunday, I dedicated my entire time there for the festival. As I have been…

#2229 – Some “Luck” with Flights

ENGLISH In recent months I have shared several bad luck I had with some of my flights. It happened that in my weekend trip to Lyon in early December for the Fête des Lumières, I actually felt like, for once, I got “lucky” with the flights that I took to get to/back from there. So I…

#2221 – A Delayed Flight Story

ENGLISH So I went on a weekend trip to Barcelona at the end of November, and for this trip I took the following routing: I took KLM’s direct Amsterdam-Barcelona late afternoon flight to Barcelona; and the Joon/Air France Barcelona-Paris-Amsterdam combo to get back to Amsterdam with a scheduled 1 hour and 20 minutes of transfer time in…

#2219 – A Fall Weekend in Sunny Barcelona

ENGLISH I was happy to choose Barcelona as a destination for a short weekend trip this November, even though I already went to Madrid just two weeks prior. It felt like Spain was always a great choice for a short European getaway in November because … the weather was very pleasant! Just like in Madrid,…

#2214 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH After my Summer weekend trip to Lyon last year, Aggy recommended another short trip to Lyon for La Fête des Lumières (the Festival of Light) that is held every December. I couldn’t go last year because my UK tourist visa was expiring soon which made me think of using it one more time, haha. I ended…

#2211 – A Fall Weekend in Sunny Madrid

ENGLISH So I went to Madrid for a weekend trip this November; with the main reason being trying out Air Europa’s wide-body Amsterdam-Madrid flight, haha. But I did not make the trip as an Avgeek Weekend Trip because I decided to spend two nights in Madrid. And here is the story from my stay in Madrid….

#2208 – AMS-MAD vv with Air Europa and KLM

ENGLISH I took an Air Europa’s widebody flight and a KLM’s flight  to get to/back from Madrid for my weekend trip this November. These two flights turned out to be quite contrasting to each other, even though both airlines being members of SkyTeam. And so consequently I felt like the experience actually enabled me to make an…

#2207 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH As my Instagram (@azilko) followers know, I went on another weekend trip this weekend. And like the previous one just two weeks ago, I went to somewhere in Spain again! But this time around, I went to … Yep, Barcelona!! After finalizing the plan for Madrid, I thought Spain was actually an ideal European…