#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…

#2227 – More Stories From Last Week

ENGLISH I just realized (by the time I wrote this post, of course, lol 😆 ) that last week‘s Monday was, what I would call, a “super bridging” day. This was because the preceeding Saturday and Sunday were, obviously, a weekend; and the following Tuesday and Wednesday were public holidays! Lol 😆 . I went…

#2220 – This Year’s Winter Solstice

ENGLISH Yesterday was the winter solstice here in the Northern Hemisphere, meaning it was the day with the shortest day light in 2018. In fact … yep, the sun rose at 08:48 and already set at 16:29, meaning only 7 hours and 41 minutes of daylight! Depressing, wasn’t it? Haha 😛 But the flip side of…

#2209 – Hello, December!!

ENGLISH Oh wow, I can’t believe today is December already, the last month of 2018! This year for sure has gone by really quickly. It still feels like yesterday that I started 2018 in Los Angeles, having a bloggers meetup with Arman and Christa in Hollywood… But on the other hand I am actually happy…

#2205 – Some Things About This Week

ENGLISH This week has been … interesting to say the least. First of all, the temperature has been getting colder and colder. Even at some points this week, the real feel temperature went subzero! Haha 😀 . This put my new winter jacket to the test though; and I am glad to say that it…

#2203 – A Dinner and Winter Clothes Shopping

ENGLISH The last team dinner that my team organized was way back in March, which means it has been quite a while indeed, haha. And so it was nice that we organized another one last week. Though, this dinner was actually for a special occassion as we had a few team members moving to several different…

#2147 – Two Side Stories from My Geneva Trip

ENGLISH Here are a couple of side stories from my weekend trip to Geneva at the end of June. A medium rare steak and Instagram The restaurant I went to for dinner only served one meal: steak; and as I mentioned, they cooked the steak really, really nicely! Anyway, so upon obviously being asked about how I…

#2146 – When A Heatwave Strikes

ENGLISH Three weeks ago I have mentioned how this year’s Summer, up to that point, had been really warm. It turned out that, well, we hadn’t yet the “peak” of it because last week Europe was hit by heatwave apparently due to the jetstream that flowed a little bit more north than usual this year. As…