#2385 – Apparently A Long Weekend

ENGLISH As a side effect of the extended work from home (WFH) situation that I have been in for about four weeks now due to the COVID-19 pandemic, I did not realize that this weekend is a long weekend! The first one this year, as today is Easter Monday! Haha 😆 . The weather in…

#2278 – A Long Weekend!

ENGLISH We are currently in the middle of a long weekend here in the Netherlands, as this weekend is the Easter weekend! Yay! 😀 But here in the Netherlands, the public holiday is on Monday, i.e. tomorrow, instead of this Friday. This is also why I use the word “middle” above, haha. So this Monday…

#1915 – 2017 Easter Long Weekend Trip (The Transport)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2017 Easter Long Weekend Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. The Transport 3. Zürich My routing to get to/back from Zurich was quite interesting: Yep, I flew Amsterdam – Paris CDG – Rome FCO – Amsterdam, haha 😆 . Departure to Zurich My KLM Amsterdam – Paris flight departed from an “unusual”…

#1908 – 2017 Easter Long Weekend Trip (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2017 Easter Long Weekend Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. The Transport 3. Zürich Easter weekend is always a long weekend in the Netherlands (Though, unlike in Indonesia, it is not the Good Friday that is a public holiday but the Easter Monday (i.e. the Monday after). Good Friday is just an…

#1712 – 2016 Spring Trip (The Destinations)

ENGLISH For Easter this year, I have decided that I want to go on another trip (surprise, surprise! Lol 😆 ). The Easter holiday has made it possible to make this trip a longer trip without me really taking too many of my actually many holiday allowances. Weighing my options At first, I was considering to…

#1380 – 2014 Easter Weekend Trip (Part II)

ENGLISH Previously on 2014 Easter Weekend Trip: for the Easter long weekend of the year 2014, Zilko decided to visit two Scandinavian countries that he had never visited before: Denmark and Sweden; which were the 17th and 18th European countries that he ever visited. After spending one day in Copenhagen, he was now ready to do a one-day…

#1379 – The Story This Week

ENGLISH Okay, one more post before continuing the story of my 2014 Easter Weekend Trip 😀 Exhausted From the time-maximizing point of view, I regretted (just for a flash second though) that I bought my return ticket to the Netherlands from Copenhagen on Sunday; while actually Monday was still a holiday in the Netherlands. So I…

#1204 – Apparently Long Weekend

ENGLISH Coming into this week, I had a general plan on what I was going to do (for my work) during the week. Something like on Monday this, on Tuesday that, and so on. And it was for the whole week (Monday to Friday), even a little but until next week. Until I found out…