Short Bio: A travel enthusiast
How often do you fly: 2-6 times a month
How many countries have you been to: 12
How many continents have you been to: 3
Favorite Indonesian city: Solo or Surakarta
Favorite international city: Shanghai, Melbourne
Least favorite country: Malaysia
Favorite World Heritage Site: (up until now) Khiva, Uzbekistan
Favorite airline: Emirates, but dying to try Asiana
Favorite aircraft type: All the big boys
Aisle or window: anything, as long as it is in Business Class
Favorite airport lounge: Emirates Business Lounge
Favorite Indonesia airport: Terminal 3 Soekarno Hatta
Favorite international airport: Changi, Singapore
Favorite hotel: Victoria Jungfrau. Switzerland
Favorite island: Krakatau?
Favorite fancy restaurant: Local Mozaic Bali, international The Royal Cafe, Copenhagen
Favorite hole in the wall: Any quiet-well designed cafe
Favorite fruit: Purple Mangosteen
Favorite food: Anything fresh, least processed, healthy food. Organic would be great.
Least favorite food: Central Asian food: too plain for me.
Drink of choice (In the air and on the ground): A cup of good coffee, espresso doppio or americano would be perfect.
Favorite travel movie(s): All James Bonds & Bourne movies.
Favorite travel song(s): All Robbie Williams, all Jamiroquai
Favorite travel show(s): No Reservations
Favorite travel book(s): Tao of Travel by Paul Theroux
Right now I am reading: Aleph by Paulo Coelho & Lean Start Up by Eric Ries
Five things you bring on a plane: My Jack Spade black postman bag with a good book, the Cross pen, my black Moleskine & a copy of the latest Monocle
What do you always seem to forget: My iPod & iPad. I like it the old way…
What do you want your loved one to buy you from an airport duty free store? Dark chocolate 70% from Lindt.
Most embarrassing/worst travel moment: Late for my flight in Hongkong and have to spend the night in a very small & seedy motel room, with 5 others.
What’s your dream destination: Roraima in Venezuela
Best travel tip: Keep positive attitude, anytime, anywhere.
Happy green travels!