#2043 – A Winter Weekend in London (Part I: London)

ENGLISH Before the story becomes too old, here is the story of my weekend trip to London which took place last month in December. Posts in the A Winter Weekend in London mini series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: London 3. Part II: The Long Way Home KLM KL 983 (Amsterdam – London-City) Flight: KLM…

#2029 – A Winter Weekend in London (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the A Winter Weekend in London mini series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: London 3. Part II: The Long Way Home As my Instagram followers (@azilko) have known, I went on a weekend trip this weekend. Yep, just literally a week after coming back from my November 2017 trip to Indonesia, I…

#2022 – Side Stories from Newcastle

ENGLISH Here are a couple of stories from my recent weekend trip to Newcastle upon Tyne. Ticketing Situation I took the metro to get to the city from the airport. I bought the ticket in a vending machine and after finishing off my purchase, a piece of paper “flew off” the machine (quite literally). Naturally…

#2014 – A Weekend in Newcastle

ENGLISH I went to Newcastle last week for a short weekend getaway. And here is the story of this trip. Getting to/back from Newcastle At first, I was wondering whether to take KLM’s morning flight (departure at around 9 AM) or its noon flight (departure at around 12 PM) to get to Newcastle. However, after some…

#2010 – A Weekend Story, Again

ENGLISH Yep, as my Instagram followers (@azilko) have known, I went on another weekend trip this weekend! And the destination was Newcastle upon Tyne!! Newcastle has been a bit of a bittersweet destination for the travel planning stage this year. You know, because last September I decided to cancel my non-refundable return flight ticket there…

#1987 – A Weekend in Manchester

ENGLISH I went to Manchester for a weekend not too long ago. So let’s start the story 😀 Getting to/back from Manchester I flew on three segments this weekend, a direct Amsterdam – Manchester flight with a KLM’s Boeing 737-700 reg PH-BGL and Manchester – Paris and Paris – Amsterdam with Air France’s Airbus A320-200…

#1982 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH As my Instagram followers (@azilko) have known, I went on yet another weekend trip this weekend! Haha 😛 . This time, I went back to: Manchester!! This was my second trip to Manchester, after the first one being almost four years ago. Anyway, this trip was a “special” one in the sense that, for…