Monthly Archives: July 2015

Key Hotel, Izmir

The Key hotel is a very nice hotel, located on the seaside promenade in the centre of Izmir. Originally, the place was built as a bank before eventually it was converted into a hotel. The rooms are fairly big and … Continue reading

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Çeşme

By Friday lunchtime, the course I am giving with the Turkish military has been completed successfully. My flight home to Zürich will not be leaving until noon the next day, so I am at a bit of a loss for … Continue reading

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SunExpress, Economy Class – Boeing B 737-800: Zürich to Izmir

INTRODUCTION I am on my way from a conference in Warsaw, where I presented a paper, to Izmir, where I shall be giving a course to the Turkish military. On Friday evening I arrive in Amsterdam on a flight from … Continue reading

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KLM, Business Class – Boeing B 737-800: Amsterdam to Zürich

INTRODUCTION On Friday evening I arrived in Amsterdam on a flight from Warsaw. I spend a lovely weekend in Amsterdam enjoying the fine weather and today I shall continue my journey from Amsterdam to Zürich and from there on to … Continue reading

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Going for a run in… Amsterdam

I wake up at around six on Saturday morning and decide to go out for a jog before the city wakes up. From my hotel I first head in the direction of the Rijks Museum. I cross the huge square … Continue reading

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De Bakkerswinkel, Amsterdam

De Bakerswinkel is an excellent place to have breakfast if you fancy something a little different from your usual hotel fare. As far as I know, there are currently three outlets in Amsterdam. The flagship store is located off the … Continue reading

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Sir Albert Hotel, De Pijp

The Sir Albert Hotel is located in the trendy De Pijp district of Amsterdam. It is a charming neighbourhood with a domestic small village vibe going on. There are many good restaurants in the area and the Rijks Museum is … Continue reading

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