A brief guide to Hong Kong

Another friend asked me about what to see and do in Hong Kong, so here you go Phileas Hong Kong… First things first, the airport, and take your time at the airport, there are showers, food and touristy stuff you might need. If you are coming in late then you might consider in staying around... Read More »

A brief guide to San Francisco

I was asked by a friend the other day about what to see and do in San Francisco, so I thought I would share it here too, as it could be of use to more people When arriving at the airport, and depending on where you are going to stay, it could make sense to... Read More »

A stopover in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

There is lots to discover in KL, when you get past the mighty Petronas Twin Towers. You should of course go and see the 452 meter high towers, with 88 stories which are joined at the 41st and 42nd floors (a staggering 175m above ground level) by a Sky Bridge. The towers feature a mall and a park... Read More »

A stopover in Uppsala, Sweden

If you find yourself with a stopover at Arlanda airport in Sweden and feel you would like to see something other than Stockholm, then why not try Uppsala which is the forth largest town in Sweden. Uppsala is only an 18 minute train ride from Arlanda airport. Note that there is a surcharge/toll to use... Read More »