#2342 – The (New) Yogyakarta International Airport

ENGLISH One big infrastructure project that has been going on in the Yogyakarta region is the construction of a new international airport. First of all, the idea for a new airport has been there for like ages, mainly due to the limited expansion possibility of the long-serving Adisutjipto Airport. But as usual in Indonesia, this…

#2167 – Side Stories from Basel

ENGLISH Arrival at EuroAirport As I already mentioned, the airport of Basel (the EuroAirport) serves three cities (Basel, Mulhouse, and Freiburg) in three different countries (Switzerland, France, and Germany, respectively). Despite knowing that, somehow I still found the following sign quite funny: where, apparently, arriving passengers could choose in which country they would like to…

#2163 – Photo Tales (49)

ENGLISH Photo #106 Obviously one of the many activities I like to do at an airport is to take pictures of planes, i.e. planespotting; especially of a plane I would fly on or just disembark from. And so naturally I really don’t like it when the window blinds are used like photographed above at Schiphol…

#1655 – 2015 Fall Trip to India (Part VI: Back to Europe)

ENGLISH Previous post on the 2015 Fall Trip to India series: 1. Part I: Getting to India. 2. Part II: Chennai. 3. Part III: Indian Train Trip. 4. Part IV: Tamil Nadu. 5. Part V: The Wedding. Previously on 2015 Fall Trip to India: Zilko and his friends went to India to attend a wedding….

#1626 – 2015 SEA Trip (Part VI: Johor Bahru)

ENGLISH Previous posts on the 2015 SEA Trip series: 1. Part I: Bandung. 2. Part II: Kuala Lumpur. 3. Part III: Langkawi (1). 4. Part IV: Langkawi (2). 5. Part V: Singapore. Previously on 2015 SEA Trip: After visiting Bandung, Kuala Lumpur, and Langkawi, Zilko and his friends went to Singapore. Two days in Singapore,…

#1614 – Photo Tales (23)

ENGLISH This edition of Photo Tales is a special one coming from my 18 hours trip from Amsterdam to Yogyakarta in late July. Yes, the photos are all aviation related 😛 . *** Photo #46 PK-GIG was parked next to this Corendon Dutch Airlines’ Boeing 737-800 (B738) at Schiphol. Upon boarding my GA89 flight, I took this photo…

#1458 – The World of Aviation

ENGLISH By this point, I don’t think anyone will find it surprising if I say that one of my interest is the world of aviation, a.k.a. airplanes. You can see this through many of my posts here, especially the travelling-related posts, since when I am flying, usually I am travelling from point A to point B, haha 😛 . My Instagram…