Getting There: Aachen

Flying SAS I love flying Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) because they always have the best prices and great service. On this trip I paid $570 roundtrip, Chicago to Dusseldorf. This is more expensive than I’d usually pay, but given I booked late and was flying over the Thanksgiving holiday, this seemed like a fair price.  SASContinue reading “Getting There: Aachen”

Jumbo Stay

Overview I had a 14 hour overnight layover in Stockholm before flying back to Chicago, and I needed a place to stay. Thankfully, I found Jumbo Stay right outside of the Arlanda airport. Jumbo Stay is a hostel in a converted 747 jumbo jet. Getting There When I left the international terminal (Terminal 5), IContinue reading “Jumbo Stay”

Stockholm, Sweden

Transportation I booked my flight with Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) five months in advance. I only paid $397 roundtrip, nonstop from Chicago to Stockholm over Labor Day Weekend. I set up a Google Flight, Kayak, and Momondo alert for Labor Day Weekend, and Google Flights sent me an email when flights to Stockholm were cheap. IContinue reading “Stockholm, Sweden”