#2317 – This Week Stories

ENGLISH So I have been back in Europe since about a week ago from my short summer trip to Indonesia. Back then I wasn’t sure how bad the jetlag was; and as it turned out, it wasn’t bad at all. In fact, I didn’t feel like I had jetlag at all! :O Haha, this is…

#2315 – Back in Europe

ENGLISH So … I am back in Europe now after my short summer trip to Indonesia! Yesterday afternoon, my KLM flight KL896 from Shanghai landed at Schiphol Airport marking the end of the trip. Yep, Shanghai, as in I took quite some detour to get to/back from Indonesia on this trip. In fact, here is…

#2307 – Two Random Recent Stories

ENGLISH The Big Bang Theory When I subscribed to Netflix about two years ago, I mentioned my disappointment not to have Friends and The Big Bang Theory in its library at the time. But since earlier last year, Netflix has added Friends into the library, which I have been happy about. And I just learned…

#2303 – Summer Has Struck

ENGLISH Summer has struck the Netherlands. The summer solstice, the longest day of the year, was just about ten days ago, which means we have now entered my less favorite half of the year now, daylight-wise, haha. But more factually, earlier last week and this weekend, the Netherlands was struck with a heatwave. The heatwave…

#2296 – A Long Weekend

ENGLISH Today is the Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, meaning this weekend is a long weekend! Unlike the previous weekend, this long weekend is a “real” one as there is no bridging day in between, haha. Anyway as my Instagram (@azilko) followers have known, I made use of this long weekend for a weekend trip….

#2293 – A Strike and A Public Holiday

ENGLISH This week has been an interesting one here in the Netherlands. On Tuesday, there was a major 24-hour nationwide strike by most public transport staffs in the country. In short, there was basically no public transport operating on that day. This had been known way in advance and so that I decided I would…

#2290 – Finally, A Weekend!

ENGLISH The title says it all. I am glad that it is the weekend, finally! Haha 😛 . Indeed the past two weeks have somehow been quite eventful for me. My mom and aunt went back to Indonesia two weekends ago, after spending about three weeks here, where we also went on a trip around…

#2286 – Recent Life Update

ENGLISH This weekend, my mom and aunt went back to Indonesia after spending about three weeks with me in Europe. We went around a little bit too in the past three weeks, not just in the Netherlands (where we visited Keukenhof) but also around Central Europe. And so it has been quite a unique three weeks…