#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…

#2397 – Travel Drama to Get to Hanoi

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…

#2378 – Business Class Drama and Ego

ENGLISH On my way back to Europe from Toronto during my recent year-end trip, I decided to upgrade my long-haul flight from Toronto to Paris with Air France to business class. And here I got “the” experience of having to deal with another passengers’ “ego” when flying business class. Here is the story. I arrived…

#2336 – Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 Transit at Shanghai Pudong Airport

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….

#2332 – On Travel “Worries”

ENGLISH As I grow “more mature” (somehow I don’t like the association coming with the word “older”, haha 😛 ), I have noticed that I tend to … “worry” a little bit more than before. This especially feels obvious to me when I am at the stage of planning a trip (which I have been…

#2329 – Photo Tales (56)

ENGLISH Both photos in this edition come from my recent short summer trip to Indonesia. Photo #124 Because my Hong Kong-Jakarta flight arrived in Jakarta in the evening, there was no more Jakarta-Yogyakarta flight that I could connect onto that day; meaning indeed I had to spend the night in the capital. For this, I decided…

#2265 – Kicking Off My 2019 Weekend Trips in Frankfurt

ENGLISH In early February this year, I went on a relatively last-minute weekend trip to Frankfurt, Germany. It happened that this was my first weekend trip this year, so it felt like a “kick off”! Haha 😛 Even though, unfortunately as I said back then, I felt like I had had better weekend trips than…

#2212 – Seven Tips for A Missing Luggage Incident

ENGLISH While the two missing luggage incidents I had during my rather recent Big Three Oh Trip obviously were certainly not “enjoyable”, I actually gained, first-hand, a great deal of experience from them. Btw here are the main posts of this amazing late summer trip of mine: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: The Flights Drama 3. Part II: Premium Economy…