#2292 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (Part VII: Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Bali 3. Part II: Bali 4. Part III: The Flights to/from Labuan Bajo 5. Part IV: Labuan Bajo 6. Part V: The Komodo National Park (1) 7. Part VI: The Komodo National Park (2) 8. Part VII:…

#2286 – Recent Life Update

ENGLISH This weekend, my mom and aunt went back to Indonesia after spending about three weeks with me in Europe. We went around a little bit too in the past three weeks, not just in the Netherlands (where we visited Keukenhof) but also around Central Europe. And so it has been quite a unique three weeks…

#2280 – 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe (The Destinations)

ENGLISH As I shared in December, my travelling schedule up to this coming May has been packed for quite a while. In fact, it has been planned for so long that I would have two big trips this Spring! The first one was my recent Spring trip to Southeast Asia, which story is still ongoing here….

#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…

#2275 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Bali 3. Part II: Bali 4. Part III: The Flights to/from Labuan Bajo 5. Part IV: Labuan Bajo 6. Part V: The Komodo National Park (1) 7. Part VI: The Komodo National Park (2) 8. Part VII:…

#2272 – Back in Europe

ENGLISH Yep, I am back in Europe … again. This Sunday, I arrived in Amsterdam with an Air France’s Airbus A321-200 from Paris-CDG; thus marking the end of my first big Spring trip this year (I don’t feel comfortable calling my prior sudden last-minute visit to Indonesia a “trip” as it was for my dad’s…

#2258 – A Quick Update

ENGLISH You might have noticed that there have been no new posts here in the past several days, which is quite uncharacteristic for this blog. My Instagram (@azilko) followers might have known why, but I still think it is good to share here. Currently I am in Yogyakarta, Indonesia; but not for the most “fun”…

#1873 – Some Post-PhD Stuffs

ENGLISH Family Visiting As you know, earlier this week I successfully defended my PhD dissertation and so I graduated. Btw, for sure I will write a dedicated post for it shortly when I have the time, which hopefully is soon enough! 😀 Anyway, so obviously for this occassion, which is one of the most important…