Amsterdam Archive

A visit to the KLM pop-up in San Francisco

KLM has opened a pop-up in San Francisco to promote the Dutch airline’s transatlantic service. The pop-up is only open from Friday, October 14 to Saturday, October 22nd. Visitors can potentially win flights to Amsterdam. Since the pop-up is located not far from my work, I stopped in for a visit today. Although I had pre-registered with […]

Travel Contests: August 5, 2015 – Beer Cruise, Australia, Iceland & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Puerto Rico, Sydney, Australia, Hollywood, California, a beer cruise from Amsterdam to Bruges, Iceland, Italy, Croatia, London, England, Honolulu, Hawaii, the National Parks of Utah, Tallahassee, Florida, the British Virgin Islands, and Richmond, Virginia for the UCI Road World Championships. Good luck! […]

Video: KLM plane lands in strong winds in Amsterdam

This video below is pretty crazy. A KLM Boeing 777 successfully landed at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport despite very high winds, but it wasn’t easy. Watch as the plane rolls back and forth, with the right wing getting scarily close to the ground just before the pilots leveled the jet in order to stick the great landing. That was a […]

KLM flight attendants put out fire in passenger’s bag

Flight attendants go through plenty of emergency training that they will hopefully never put to use. Fortunately for passengers on a recent KLM flight from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Bangkok, Thailand, the flight attendants were able to do exactly what they were supposed to by quickly and safely putting out a fire that had started in a […]

Travel Contest Roundup: December 24, 2014 – Beer Cruise, Super Bowl & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to the Netherlands, Belgium, Arizona, Maine, and more. Good luck! Win a beer cruise through the Netherlands & Belgium from Draft magazine 7 nights accommodations aboard our privately chartered passenger barge 7 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 7 multi-course dinners, including dinner in Palm’s […]