#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…

#2331 – Several More Days in Yogyakarta This Year

ENGLISH Posts in the Short Summer Trip to Indonesia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class B777-200ER Amsterdam to Hong Kong 3. Part II: Garuda Indonesia Business Class B737-800 Hong Kong to Jakarta 4. Part III: Surabaya 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: Garuda Indonesia Business Class A330-200 Jakarta to Shanghai 7….

#2328 – Back in Surabaya After A Decade

ENGLISH Posts in the Short Summer Trip to Indonesia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class B777-200ER Amsterdam to Hong Kong 3. Part II: Garuda Indonesia Business Class B737-800 Hong Kong to Jakarta 4. Part III: Surabaya 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: Garuda Indonesia Business Class A330-200 Jakarta to Shanghai 7….

#2319 – A Short Summer Trip to Indonesia (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the Short Summer Trip to Indonesia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class B777-200ER Amsterdam to Hong Kong 3. Part II: Garuda Indonesia Business Class B737-800 Hong Kong to Jakarta 4. Part III: Surabaya 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: Garuda Indonesia Business Class A330-200 Jakarta to Shanghai 7….

#2310 – A Short Summer Trip to Indonesia

ENGLISH When I was in Indonesia in March for my dad’s passing, a good friend of mine told me his upcoming wedding plan this July and, obviously, he gave me an invitation. But he did not put any pressure on me for coming as he thought it could be too much to ask given that…

#2298 – Photo Tales (55)

ENGLISH Photo #122 Earlier this year in Singapore, during my 2019 spring trip to Southeast Asia, I went to Clarke Quay. And at the shopping center there, I saw the above. Yep, a tamiya track! In 2019!! Seeing this certainly gave me a big blast to the past, as I did not realize that this…