Arrival, Nachos and 1906

Coming back from work on eve of Christmas the 24th, I felt sick. My colleagues insisted to leave early as they wanted to be home so they can spend time with their families but I had no reason to go home early. I wanted to leave as late as possible but I ended up the first person to leave office.

12357366_434896836700711_1980325327_nJust like any other big event (birthday, new year), I decided to sleep. I crashed on my couch. Slept a bit, made myself dinner and then decided to pack my bag.

After that, I felt asleep late night. Woke up next morning, made myself good breakfast and got into train to Schiphol. The usual check-in stuff, after two and a half hour earlier at waiting lounge. It was empty.

 

Empty lounge at airport
Empty lounge at airport

I spent sometime walking here and there and then people start to come in, 20 minutes before flight, the whole lounge was full. I didn’t felt like talking to anyone so I put on my headphones and listened music. Very unlikely of me 🙂

Flight took off at 15:30 and I spent next four and half hour with music and eating chips. The plane was full of Dutch people who were going on holidays with their families. I was still very down from yesterday, so I chose to stay silent Towards the end of flight, I had a massive headache. Finally plane landed at 19:00 local time. I left Jaime a message that I just landed. I came out of airport and he was there with his car and friend waiting for me. We got into car and he drove me to his house where I was supposed to stay with him. On the way, he told me that there was massive amount of sand came from Africa this evening that made the weather very hazy.

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1906 and Nachos

He lives in an apartment next to beach, how cool is that? He lives on 2nd floor while his family live on 4th. I dropped my bag, got fresh, put on my Tshirt and shorts. Then we went up to meet his parents. Do I have to tell you how awesome they were? I also met Jaime’s sister’s boyfriend David.

Jaime and his friend Yu Yu had big lunch so they were not hungry, I wasn’t too hungry either so we decided to go to bar which happened downstairs. Me, Jaime, Yu-yu and David went downstairs to have beers. We ordered a beer called 1906. I also ordered Nachos. Both were great.

We sat there for quite sometime and Jaime’s friends from neighborhood started to join. We had to wake up early for a hike tomorrow, so we decided to call it a day around midnight and we all went up and slept.

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