#2271 – The Most Pleasant Question

ENGLISH For whatever reason, there was one question that I got asked quite a lot during my 2018 year end trip. It all started at the reception of the Delta Sky Club at Detroit Metropolitan Airport while transitting to Miami. The lounge agent asked me … if I was sure that I was over 21!!…

#2262 – A Good Feature for An Airline App

ENGLISH Last year, I learned of the cool upgrade list feature in the Delta’s app, from which I could see where my position was in the upgrade list while flying domestically in the US. It turned out that the app had another feature which arguably was even cooler, which I just learned on my rather…

#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…

#2212 – Seven Tips for A Missing Luggage Incident

ENGLISH While the two missing luggage incidents I had during my rather recent Big Three Oh Trip obviously were certainly not “enjoyable”, I actually gained, first-hand, a great deal of experience from them. Btw here are the main posts of this amazing late summer trip of mine: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: The Flights Drama 3. Part II: Premium Economy…

#2161 – The Big Three Oh Trip

ENGLISH If I tell you that I was born in 1988, you would understand why this year is a big year to me. Yep people, I am turning 30 this year. Like, OMG!!! As clearly this is a big year in my life, I have decided since long ago that I would make a “big…

#2125 – Luzern vs Laussane

ENGLISH Here is a tip for a train trip in the expensive European country of Switzerland. If you look for the ticket in advance, you can potentially snatch a “saver” ticket where you can benefit a 70% discount of the regular price! This saver price comes with a restriction, though, where it is only valid…

#2115 – A Camera and T-Shirt Incident

ENGLISH I have mentioned that I forgot to bring my pocket camera on my weekend trip to Munich in April. On the brighter side, this allowed me to realize the value of a pocket camera in a trip of mine, which turned out to be quite great, haha 😆 . I felt like I couldn’t…

#2080 – A Broken OV Chipkaart and A Popped Button

ENGLISH Previously I shared a thought about how I felt disruptions appeared to more likely occur with bad timing rather than not. And recently, this happened again! Not only once, but twice within the same week!! A Broken OV-Chipkaart My OV Chipkaart decided to break down one day before the start of my midweek trip…