#2459 – My First Flight of 2021

In mid-June, I finally had a mini vacation abroad when I went to Lisbon, Portugal. This also meant that I finally took a flight for the first time this year! Yay! This ended the roughly eight month stretch of a “flight free” period, which was due to the pandemic, obviously. The PCR Test Anyway, to…

#2450 – It’s One Year Since …

ENGLISH … my latest long-haul flight! So today one year ago, I boarded a Vietnam Airlines’ Airbus A350-900 reg VN-A898 at Hanoi Noi Bai International Airport as flight VN19 to Paris as the end of my spring trip to Southeast Asia last year. Yep, it has been one year since my latest long-haul flight! This…

#2434 – A Decade Anniversary Trip to Porto

ENGLISH In mid-October2020, I took two days off and went on a long weekend trip to Porto, Portugal. This trip was quite special because it was a decade anniversary of my trip to Porto in mid-October 2010, which was my first abroad trip in Europe! What made it more fun was that I didn’t go…

#2431 – A Weekend in Wien

ENGLISH Two and a half months ago (haha), I went on a short weekend getaway to Vienna. So here is the (short) story of my Vienna’s trip this time around, before it gets even more outdated 😛 . Obviously to get to Vienna, I chose to fly, haha 😀 . The KLM Schengen Crown Lounge…

#2410 – My First Post-Lockdown Flights

ENGLISH Earlier this month, finally I went on my first trip since mid-March where I visited the Rheinfall in Switzerland. I flew KLM’s non-stop flight to Zurich to get there, which also was my first flight in about three and a half months, with the last one being the Paris-Amsterdam flight in Europe Business Class…

#2408 – KLM New Boeing 737-800 Europe Business Class CDG-AMS

ENGLISH Posts in the 2020 Southeast Asia Spring Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class Boeing 777-300ER Amsterdam to Jakarta 3. Part II: Yogyakarta 4. Part III: Singapore 5. Part IV: Travel Drama to Hanoi 6. Part V: Hanoi 7. Part VI: Ninh Binh 8. Part VII: Vietnam Airlines Business Class Airbus…

#2405 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH As my Instagram followers (@azilko) have known, this weekend I executed my “wish” for a short weekend trip in Europe, where I went to Switzerland! 😀 About a couple of weeks ago after learning about the Schengen internal borders relaxation, I started browsing for a return flight ticket somewhere in Europe. I did this…