Bart Lapers


Brussels Airlines Inaugural flight SN501 BRU – JFK

Flew Brussels Airlines inaugural flight SN501 from Brussels to New York today.  I was seated on the first row in economy class (14D).  Quite exhausted now, not from the flight, but from queuing at JFK immigration (2,5 hours)!  My flight…

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New Years Eve 2012 in London

Video: New Years Eve London 2012 Fireworks (make sure to watch in 1080p) Thanks to the very generous Eurostar compensation policy I was able to travel to London for free with three friends to celebrate New Years Eve.  On a family…

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Beijing Olympic Games 08-08-08

Exactly three years ago, I was in Beijing for the Opening Ceremony of my second Olympics.  Working as a volunteer at the Aquatic Centre during the Athens 2004 Olympic Games had been an amazing experience, so I couldn’t miss the…

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