Tag Archives: Sukarno

Poffertjes and Power

By | January 22, 2008

Continuing my search for a place to plug in and work at airports, I was pleasantly surprised to find that HSBC has laid out the red carpet for its Premier account holders, at least at Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta Airport. If you have one of their fancy accounts, anywhere in the world, you and your partner can partake of their… Read More »

First Impressions, Last Impressions

By | May 3, 2007

What’s the first and last thing you’re likely to experience in a country you visit? And what kind of lasting impression is that going to leave? Cigarette-burn marked toilet paper dispenser (empty) at Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta Airport, April 28 2007 Toilet paper dispenser at Singapore’s Changi Airport, April 28 2007 Investment in tourist attractions, advertising campaigns and big ticket… Read More »

Honest Hotel of the Year Award

By | April 2, 2006

Don’t stay at the newly refurbished airport hotel at Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta Airport. By their own admission they’re not as good as they used to be: Related Posts:Contestant For Worst Phisher Of The Year Award May 6, 2004 The Year Of The Worm December 16, 2003 2011: Year of The Media App December 27, 2010 How to Add Half… Read More »