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Sylt, Sansibar, Schaf

Anruf um 16:30, Tisch für 20:00 reserviert. Das geht nur im Winter, im Sommer acht Monate im Voraus ausgebucht (!). Man ist gespannt, ob die Lokalität dem Ruf gerecht wird… Ambiente schon mal schön, eher urig, schöne Weihnachtsdeko, Wände voll mit Udo Lindenberg Bildern. Lage schön in den Dünen. Riesen Karte, viele Speisen und viele… Read More ›

Lufthansa Pilotenstreik die X-te

Die ZEIT bringt es mal wieder auf den Punkt…

Nippon Manga – or visit Japan

Nice music video about why Japan is worth a visit. Japanase Schoolgirls singing hard rock 🙂 Brings back nice memories to Asakusa, Asahi brewery, Tokyo Tower, … Click here for the video on Youtube. Make sure you have subtitles on.

Scary: Sofware bug could have downed Boeing 787

From an industry newsletter: The Availability Digest is published monthly. It may be distributed freely. Please pass it on to an associate.Managing Editor – Dr. Bill Highleyman editor@availabilitydigest.com. © 2015 Sombers Associates, Inc., and W. H. Highleyman Boeing 787 Could Lose All Power The 787 Dreamliner is The Boeing Company’s newest addition to its fleet. Unfortunately,… Read More ›

Leg 8 completed, one to go

Arrived in Abu Dhabi from Bangkok. One more flight to being me back to Frankfurt…

Excellent Thai food in … Thailand (Bangkok)

A small street restaurant 🍴 serving a wide variety of dishes. It’s great to be out with locals, finding these hidden gems. Done pictures of the menu and then of the food 😋. Wow. Some food was known (i.e. chicken Soup, Tom Kah Gai), others totally not. Plenty of different flavors.

Evening Panorama in Bangkok

From the hotel lounge (outdoors) – nice view of Bangkok. About 180 degrees shown. About 10 pictures from Smart phone merged with SW. Mid-Res Version (go below for brutally high-res version): Hi-Res Version (about 7800 x 3200 pixel):

Tom yum soup 🍲, made to order, with a view

At sofitel hotel Bangkok

Thai beer 🍺 in Bangkok

Nice warm but not too hot evening in hotel lounge…

Flying into Bangkok airport

… And taking some shots along the way. Note the cute temple ⛪, also the shadow of our plane during landing and our huge neighbor at the gate…