#2218 – Some Recent December Stories

ENGLISH If I was happy two weekends ago when I could finally get some rest, I was actually even happier this weekend! It was for the same reason as back then, though; I had a short weekend trip, to Lyon this time around, the weekend prior. If anything, this trip turned out to be more physically…

#2072 – The Beast from the East

ENGLISH I have mentioned it a little bit last week that it was extremely cold in Europe. This was caused by what was dubbed as the “Beast from the East”, or locally known as the “Siberian Bear” in the Netherlands, where cold air from Western Russia was “pushed” towards Europe. And by cold, it was…

#2071 – A Wintery Weekend Trip to Bologna

ENGLISH In the first weekend of February I went on a weekend trip to Bologna, which was the second of the two trips I did that week! Now it is time for the story before it becomes too late and obscure! 😀 The transport My routing on this trip was Amsterdam – Lyon – Bologna…

#2031 – Wintery December

ENGLISH December 2017, so far, has been really wintery. Perhaps it is the most wintery December of the past three or four years in the Netherlands! You know, it all started last weekend when it snowed for the first time this winter. The last time it snowed in December was way back in 2012 if…

#2027 – A Very “Colorful” Week

ENGLISH It has been a full working week since I got back home from my November 2017 Trip to Indonesia. So how has this week been? Well, as in any other week following a long-haul flight crossing several different time zones, the week started with my body fighting the jetlag, haha. I went to work…

#1883 – Wintery February

ENGLISH As usual, this February has been the coldest month this winter 😛 . While in Amsterdam it was also snowing in January (only for a little bit, though), it was much more frequent in February. In fact, it was more than enough for the snow to pile up! And those who have experienced snow…

#1739 – Side Stories from Helsinki

ENGLISH Posts on the 2016 Baltic Spring Trip series: 1. Part I: Stockholm 2. Part II: Jumbo Stay and Air Baltic 3. Part III: Riga 4. Part IV: Helsinki 5. Part V: Tallinn 6. Part VI: Tallink and Finnair *** Here are a couple of things I experienced in Helsinki during my 2016 Baltic Spring Trip…