Sunday, December 11, 2011

East Asia Map from Ksiom

Thanks to Ksion for bringing us this great topographical map of East Asia (link to Wikipedia article)

동아시아의 지형도.
Bản đồ địa hình khu vực Đông Á

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Maps of East Asia

Picture by Ksiom
And an old one from 1770:

Airport Updates: Your new blog for what is happening at airports around the world

Stop by and see what is new at airports around the world.

This week we are following the Grimsvotn volcano eruption and what it means for airport and air travel.

See you there!

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Hue Airport To Close Down from mid-May to mid-June

Hue airport (known locally as Phu Bai Airport) in Vietnam will be closed from May 13 to June 16 for runway maintenance.

In the meantime, you can fly to Danang.

Or ask your all-resourceful travel agent or HR department. Im sure the latter will not help you.


Fly from Malaysia to Pyongyang

BusinessWeek writes this week about the opening of a new route between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang, DPRK (North Korea).

Although chartered flights have been operating on the route for years, this is the first time that regular scheduled flights will initiate on the route.

What is surprising, is that the article mentions that the airline already flies to a bunch of countries (e.g. Switzerland and the Czech Rep.) and that Air Koryo has its own website!

Link to article:
Link to Air Koryo:

East Asia Map

Friday, April 01, 2011

Nutbars A'Plenty in the World

We have invented the internet, microwave, sliced bread, what have you.

But on a near daily basis, the world still seems to demonstrate just how messed up we are.

Just look at the Koran story from Florida and the subsequent turmoil in Afghanistan:


There are too many nutbars out there!

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Support Red Cross' efforts in Japan

Help the earth quake/Tsunami/Nuclear victims in Japan.

Support Red Cross:

Tell us how you are helping those in need.

We start by encouraging everyone to donate at least USD 10 to the good cause.

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Defining East Asia

The boundary, the map, the way we define East Asia