#2146 – When A Heatwave Strikes

ENGLISH Three weeks ago I have mentioned how this year’s Summer, up to that point, had been really warm. It turned out that, well, we hadn’t yet the “peak” of it because last week Europe was hit by heatwave apparently due to the jetstream that flowed a little bit more north than usual this year. As…

#2145 – A New Metro Line and A Catch Up

ENGLISH A New Metro Line in Amsterdam This last weekend, the long-awaited new Metro Line 52 in Amsterdam was, finally, open for service. I use the terms “long-awaited” and “finally” because this Metro line was, apparently, originally supposed to be opened seven years ago, i.e. 2011, haha 😛 . This new line is exciting mainly because…

#2144 – A Tennis Match and A Trip Planning

ENGLISH A Tennis Match Two weeks ago, the trainer of my tennis lesson couldn’t make it last minute. But me and the other guys were already there in the tennis club at the time, so nonetheless we decided to hit some balls. And of course, then we decided to play a doubles match to make…

#2143 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH As my Instagram (@azilko) followers know, I went on another weekend trip this weekend. This time, I went to: Wait, where was that supposed to be, you say? 😛 Well, here is a clue, that was a Porsche car, and you know, Porsche’s headquarter is located in … Stuttgart. Yep, I went to Stuttgart…

#2142 – Star Trek TNG and Enterprise

ENGLISH So last year I decided to marathon-watch Star Trek: Voyager via Netflix. And obviously by now I have finished the entire seven seasons of the series, haha. Since then, as my Instagram followers (@azilko) through the cool Instagram Story feature would have perhaps known, I have actually decided to rewatch two other Star Trek…

#2141 – A Random Tennis Story

ENGLISH Wimbledon just ended last week, where Angelique Kerber and Novak Djokovic won the singles titles this year. Serena Williams also made an impressive run to the ladies final, despite being ranked 183rd due to her maternity leave and this Wimbledon being only her fourth tournament since coming back from this. Anyway … And if…

#2140 – A Short Weekend in Geneva

ENGLISH I went on a weekend trip to Geneva at the end of June. Here is the story of that short trip… I didn’t get that much sleep that night as I got back home late the night before due to the annual Summer Party, so I woke up feeling … , well, let’s just…

#2139 – The World Cup 2018

ENGLISH In the past month or so, a lot of pairs of eyes in the world have been focused on Russia because of … well, the World Cup! Haha 😛 . As you might have noticed, I haven’t really talked about this festive event this year. This is very different from four years ago where…