#2392 – My 2020 Yogyakarta Trip

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…

#2384 – 2020 Southeast Asia Spring Trip (Introduction)

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…

#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…

#2292 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (Part VII: Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Bali 3. Part II: Bali 4. Part III: The Flights to/from Labuan Bajo 5. Part IV: Labuan Bajo 6. Part V: The Komodo National Park (1) 7. Part VI: The Komodo National Park (2) 8. Part VII:…

#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…