Pico, Azores 🇵🇹

Transamerica 2021 | Madalena | Pico | Azores | Portugal | Vocano Pico

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 12  October 14, 2021 Liberia, Costa Rica – Bermuda  Flight distance: 2036 nm (Fuel stop in Turks and Caicos)Hours in the air: 4:48   October 15, 2021 Bermuda – Pico, Azores Flight distance: 1880 nmHours in the air: 4:54 Azores – a word everybody […]

Willemstad, Curacao 🇨🇼🇳🇱

Transamerica 2021 | Willemstad | Curacao | Dutch Caribbean island

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 8  October 5, 2021 Kralendijk, Bonaire – Willemstad, Curacao Flight distance: 79 nmHours in the air: 0.24 Where pleasure meets biz in the Caribbean So I have to start with a nice episode back on Bonaire. Since I am responsible for ground operations and for […]

Kralendijk, Bonaire 🇧🇶🇳🇱

Transamerica 2021 | Kralendijk | Bonaire | special municipality within the Netherlands | Caribbean

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 7  October 4, 2021 Georgetown, Guyana – Kralendijk, Bonaire Flight distance: 744 nmHours in the air: 2:24 Kralendijk, Bonaire – one of the three islands of the Caribbean Netherlands Venezuela really does not like us! When flying the approved flight plan to Bonaire we were […]

Canouan, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 🇻🇨

Transamerica 2021 | Canouan | Caribbean | Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 5  October 1, 2021 The Valley, Anguilla – Canouan, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Flight distance: 345 nm Hours in the air: 1:06 The most pristine beaches in the Caribbean Getting out of Anguilla was a swift affair, let alone that we had to […]

The Valley, Anguilla, BOT 🇬🇧🇦🇮

Transamerica 2021 | Anguilla | Caribbean | British Overseas Territory

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 4  September 30, 2021 Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands – The Valley, Anguilla, British overseas territory Flight distance: 252 nm (Pick up stop in BVI) Hours in the air: 0:30 The Valley, Anguilla Today’s formalities in the US Virgin Islands were swift and easy […]

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands 🇺🇸

Transamerica 2021 | Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands | Caribbean | St. Thomas

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 3  September 29, 2021 Scrub Island, BVI- Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands Flight distance: 60 nmHours in the air: 0:24 The US in The Caribbean! A short hub over and we were in St. Thomas, at the airport that is. What followed was a fine […]

Scrub Island, BVI 🇬🇧🇻🇬

Transamerica 2021 | Scrub Island, BVI | Caribbean | Tortola

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 2  September 28, 2021 Saint Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon – Scrub Island, BVI Flight distance: 2577 nm (Fuel stop in Bermuda)Hours in the air: 3:06 / 2:30 First dive into the Virgin Islands Another hectic morning awaited us. We needed fresh Covid tests which […]

Saint Pierre and Miquelon 🇫🇷🇵🇲

Transamerica 2021 | Saint Pierre and Miquelon | France in North America

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transamerica 2021 STOP 1 September 26, 2021 Mollis, Switzerland – Saint Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon  Flight distance: 3248 nm (Fuel stop in Keflavik, Iceland)Hours in the air: 3:48 / 4:12 An odd French place in Northern America The “oldest Glarner”, a common, sometimes strong wind greeted us at […]

Malta 🇲🇹, Lampedusa 🇮🇹 and Tunis 🇹🇳

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Balkans, Black & Mediterranean Sea 2017 STOP 5-7 July 6, 2017 The leg to Malta was a bit longer and therefore we arrived a bit later than usual. Lunch at the seaport underneath Valletta was followed by a wonderful afternoon in the old part of the ancient […]

Palau 🇵🇼

Transpacific 2016, Babelthuap island, Palau, Photo by Alficionado

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transpacific 2016 STOP 16 June 30, 2016 Flight distance: 1482 nmHours in the air: 3.10 After some difficulties with airspace control we made it to Palau before lunch. We had a fantastic view over the island during our approach. Everything here looks neat and it seems that […]