#2342 – The (New) Yogyakarta International Airport

ENGLISH One big infrastructure project that has been going on in the Yogyakarta region is the construction of a new international airport. First of all, the idea for a new airport has been there for like ages, mainly due to the limited expansion possibility of the long-serving Adisutjipto Airport. But as usual in Indonesia, this…

#2331 – Several More Days in Yogyakarta This Year

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….

#2319 – A Short Summer Trip to Indonesia (Introduction)

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….

#2298 – Photo Tales (55)

ENGLISH Photo #122 Earlier this year in Singapore, during my 2019 spring trip to Southeast Asia, I went to Clarke Quay. And at the shopping center there, I saw the above. Yep, a tamiya track! In 2019!! Seeing this certainly gave me a big blast to the past, as I did not realize that this…

#2272 – Back in Europe

ENGLISH Yep, I am back in Europe … again. This Sunday, I arrived in Amsterdam with an Air France’s Airbus A321-200 from Paris-CDG; thus marking the end of my first big Spring trip this year (I don’t feel comfortable calling my prior sudden last-minute visit to Indonesia a “trip” as it was for my dad’s…

#2263 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (The Destinations)

ENGLISH As I shared in December, at the time I had already had travelling plans through the first half of 2019. Some of these plans actually formed two big trips in Spring this year. The first one is coming quite soon, and I have decided to still go on this trip. And so it is…

#2258 – A Quick Update

ENGLISH You might have noticed that there have been no new posts here in the past several days, which is quite uncharacteristic for this blog. My Instagram (@azilko) followers might have known why, but I still think it is good to share here. Currently I am in Yogyakarta, Indonesia; but not for the most “fun”…