#1581 – A Weekend Trip to London

ENGLISH So I went to London for an impromptu weekend trip in June and this post is about this trip 🙂 . Getting to/from London To get to/from London, I took Garuda Indonesia’s fifth freedom flight between Amsterdam and London. One big advantage of this decision was that I gotta fly with the mighty Boeing…

#1580 – Some Recent Stories

ENGLISH Exam Surveillance Earlier this week, I had to go to Utrecht again for the second exam surveillance of the course which I am assisting this semester. This time it was the resit exam so there were (much) less students taking the exam; which made it nicer in grading (which I also had to do)…

#1579 – Jurassic World

ENGLISH Ever since seeing the promotional trailer during the commercial screening while watching The Hobbit in December last year, I have been wanting to watch Jurassic World this year. The reason is simple, in the 1990s[1], I watched Jurassic Park and, well, just like any other kids boys at that time, I loved it! The dinosaurs and the…

#1578 – AMS–LGW vv with GA 88/GA 89

ENGLISH So I went to London for an impromptu weekend trip in June and to get/from there, I took Garuda Indonesia’s fifth freedom flight between Amsterdam and London. Btw, yes, finally I flew a fifth freedom flight for the first time since August 2010, when I was flying, also, with Garuda Indonesia flight GA 88…

#1577 – Photo Tales (20)

ENGLISH Here are a couple of pictures from my recent weekend trip to Paris. Photo #40 My AF 1741 flight from Amsterdam to Paris with an Airbus A318 (reg F-GUGI) flew over Brussels Airport and I managed to snap this picture from the altitude of 23,000 feet. How did I know this was Brussels Airport…

#1576 – 2015 French Open Trip (Part II: Roland Garros)

ENGLISH Previously on 2015 French Open Trip: Zilko went to Paris to watch the second grandslam tournament of the year: the 2015 French Open. Now, it is time for the story from the tournament itself. *** Lucky Boy I got a ticket for Saturday, which was for the women’s singles final and men’s doubles final….

#1575 – 2015 French Open Trip (Part I: Paris)

ENGLISH So one and a half week ago I went to Paris for a weekend trip to watch the French Open final. I have decided to split the story from this weekend trip into two posts. And this post is the first one which covers the non-tennis related part of the trip. *** Two Dramas…

#1574 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH My follower in Instagram (@azilko) would have known by now that I have just had another weekend trip this weekend, haha 😆 . This time, I went to London. Indeed not a new destination to me but I love London so I felt like coming back 🙂 . I mean, it had been more…