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Did you know Schiphol is 100 years old?

Here are 35 things and counting that I know about Amsterdam Airport Schiphol:
– The airport’s official English name is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. 573 more words


The Vacation Begins...Ughhhhh

Happy Saturday Everyone!

As I promised on Wednesday, the next several Saturday posts will be devoted to The Vacation I recently survived. So, if you like tales of exciting adventure and daring-do, well you’ll have to look elsewhere because I’m a big wimp. 815 more words


El Al Flight 1862:Bijlmer-The forgotten Disaster

It is strange how something can be forgotten and yet be vividly remembered. This disaster had slipped my mind but yet when I was reminded of it the images became very clear again. 1,069 more words


Up In The Air

After flying in and out of Amsterdam’s Schiphol International Airport four times during the last month, I have a newfound appreciation for the facility’s many special amenities. 75 more words


Amsterdam's Airport; 100 Years of Schiphol

This year Schiphol Airport celebrates 100 years. Here’s a bird’s eye view of how it developed over that time created by the Stadsarchief (City Archive). It starts back in 1852 when the area was still a polder.


It's Almost Here...Bring on the Nerves!

After months of planning, re-planning, making cancellations, and planning yet again, the first day of The Vacation is almost here, which of course means my adrenal glands are pumping out their nerve-rattling juices in full force. 852 more words


Wunderbar Trip; Frankfurt

Frankfurt adalah salah satu kota baru yang menjadi destinasi saya di tahun 2014 lalu. Kenapa  memilih Frankfurt? Alasannya simpel saja, karena kota ini dilewati pesawat Lufthansa dalam perjalanan saya menuju Amsterdam dan balik ke Jakarta.  599 more words