#2376 – A Sunny Weekend in Madrid

ENGLISH I have mentioned it a little bit some time ago, I went to Madrid for a weekend trip in mid-February. And as I said back then, I was really glad I went on this trip because the weather in Madrid was perfect! Meanwhile in the Netherlands, it was storming that weekend, lol 😆 ….

#2370 – A Sunny Winter Weekend in Valencia

ENGLISH Once upon a time a few years ago, I stumbled accross some pictures of Valencia and, since then, I have wanted to go there! But somehow I have consistently found it challenging to get a great deal on the flights there (unless I would be okay with flying LCCs, which was quite a “stretch”…

#2369 – A Quick Update

ENGLISH As my Instagram (@azilko) followers might have known, I went on a weekend trip, again, this weekend, haha. And just like two weeks ago (which trip I have not mentioned here at this blog 😛 ) when I went to Valencia, I also went to Spain. Though, this time around I went to Madrid,…

#2367 – A Rainy Weekend in Venice

ENGLISH I kicked off my weekend trips of 2020 in mid-January with a visit to … Venice! Yep, the super famous Italian city! I have been to Venice before, but only once, though, that was nine years ago as part of my 2010 year end trip to Italy with a group of friends. So yeah,…

#2360 – A Sunny Winter Weekend in Milan

ENGLISH Milan, Italy has kind of been an “anomaly” in my European traveling map. It is a big city not that far from the Netherlands with great access, yet in the nine plus years I have lived in Europe, I have only been there once, about nine years ago. It was perhaps because I did…

#2356 – A Christmas Market Weekend in Berlin

ENGLISH Germany’s Christmas Market is very well-known as an attraction to visit in the weeks prior to Christmas every year. Even so, in the nine plus years I have lived in Europe, I have only been to one, that was in Frankfurt three years ago, haha. So I told myself that I would like to…

#2353 – A Weekend with No WiFi

ENGLISH The title says it all … … I had no WiFi connection this weekend. And as we all relate to (I think), in the 21st century life this was basically a version of hell, haha. *** I came home from work on Friday late afternoon when I realized I couldn’t access my email via…

#2349 – Some Recent Stories

ENGLISH I have mentioned it before, though; but again, it has been cold in Europe. Especially in the last two weeks or so where it feels like at one point the temperature just dropped! Yeah, to me the temperature drop felt so “apparent” especially because of New York weekend trip at the end of October….