Showing posts from April, 2018

Up in The Air

Be careful the muse you choose for you will become like them. Since Up In The Air was released nine years ago, Ryan Bingham is a character who inspires people to be frequent flyer who fly domestic or international. A frequent flyer, Ryan has no fixed abode, relishes his travels, and desires to become the seventh and youngest person to earn ten million frequent flyer miles with American Airlines. Big fantasy for everyone, right?

What about me? My name is Rama Kristian. I train and develop people across East Indonesia for living. Traveling is part of the job. Can you guess? How many flights are done in past two years? More than hundred. Flying is for everyone these day, but hundred flights for past two years, welcome to miles high club. Like Ryan, I fly with the national airline of  Indonesia as a business traveler. After you take off, a video was shown to you about all its exclusive privileges being a member. I experience what you see in the video. From priority check-in, boarding, an…


How do you feel when your flight got canceled and have to stranded couple days? I received text from airline that my flight back is cancelled due to volcano eruption. It's like two side of coin, it can be a good news or bad news. It's a matter how we perceived it. I know it will ruin your itinerary if you have connecting flight on the same day. It's a disaster. In my case, the eruption of Mount Sangiang in Sumbawa made the Komodo airport closed down. No fly in or out due to the volcanic ash. Well, I don't mind to stay another day in Labuan Bajo, located near the world-famous Komodo Island because we're stranded in a beautiful place with great hotels & restaurants. There are worse place than Labuan Bajo. Since nothing we can do to leave the island, Let's enjoy every moment while we can. Here's my tips to spend your time while stranded. 1. Body massage It feels good when someone massaging our body after long vacation. One or two hour body massage to help…