#2316 – 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe (Part VI: Munich)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Prague 3. Part II: Budapest 4. Part III: Salzburg 5. Part IV: Hallstatt 6. Part V: Neuschwanstein Castle 7. Part VI: Munich As we chose to depart from Salzburg in the afternoon (Part III), in total we had about…

#2293 – A Strike and A Public Holiday

ENGLISH This week has been an interesting one here in the Netherlands. On Tuesday, there was a major 24-hour nationwide strike by most public transport staffs in the country. In short, there was basically no public transport operating on that day. This had been known way in advance and so that I decided I would…

#2244 – 2018 Year End Trip (Part III: Miami Beach)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2018 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Miami 3. Part II: Miami 4. Part III: Miami Beach 5. Part IV: Getting to Austin 6. Part V: Austin 7. Part VI: Getting to New York 8. Part VII: New York 9. Part VIII: Back to Europe I…

#2240 – 2018 Year End Trip (Part II: Miami)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2018 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Miami 3. Part II: Miami 4. Part III: Miami Beach 5. Part IV: Getting to Austin 6. Part V: Austin 7. Part VI: Getting to New York 8. Part VII: New York 9. Part VIII: Back to Europe Because my…

#2234 – Photo Tales (53)

ENGLISH Photo #116 My new Nike shoes are white (well, “beige” actually, but whatever, you get the point I guess, haha 😛 ), a color shade which I have been quite into in recent months. One thing that I had in mind, before finalizing my purchase was my “worry” of the shoes’ “tendency” to get dirty…

#2190 – The Big Three Oh Trip (Part VI: Washington, D.C.)

ENGLISH Posts in the Big Three Oh Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: The Flights Drama 3. Part II: Premium Economy to New York 4. Part III: New York 5. Part IV: The 2018 US Open 6. Part V: New York Attractions 7. Part VI: Washington D.C. 8. Part VII: The National Mall 9….

#2162 – Tips for Visiting Basel

ENGLISH I went to Basel for a short weekend trip in early August. Here are a few tips I can share, based on my experience, about maximizing the value you get out of your expenses while visiting this Swiss city. The city bus line 50 served the route between Basel Airport and Basel SBB (Basel’s…