#2302 – A Saturday at Roland Garros 2019

ENGLISH I went to Paris earlier this month for my annual trip to this French capital for this year’s second grandslam tournament of the year, the French Open, or Roland Garros. And here is the story of this trip. *** When I looked at this year’s calendar and matched it with the tournament schedule, I…

#2301 – 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe (Part I: Prague)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Prague 3. Part II: Budapest 4. Part III: Salzburg 5. Part IV: Hallstatt 6. Part V: Neuschwanstein Castle 7. Part VI: Munich To get to Prague, we flew KLM’s direct flight KL1357, which was operated with a Boeing 737-800…

#2300 – An Air Fryer Story

ENGLISH I cannot believe that it was only recently that I learned of the existence of air fryer. For fellow clueless people, an air fryer is a cooking appliance that cooks by circulating hot air around the food using the convection mechanism. You see, for months (if not years, haha), I have been tinkering with…

#2299 – 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip in Central Europe series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Prague 3. Part II: Budapest 4. Part III: Salzburg 5. Part IV: Hallstatt 6. Part V: Neuschwanstein Castle 7. Part VI: Munich In late April, my mom and aunt went to Europe where we also had a trip around…

#2298 – Photo Tales (55)

ENGLISH Photo #122 Earlier this year in Singapore, during my 2019 spring trip to Southeast Asia, I went to Clarke Quay. And at the shopping center there, I saw the above. Yep, a tamiya track! In 2019!! Seeing this certainly gave me a big blast to the past, as I did not realize that this…

#2296 – A Long Weekend

ENGLISH Today is the Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, meaning this weekend is a long weekend! Unlike the previous weekend, this long weekend is a “real” one as there is no bridging day in between, haha. Anyway as my Instagram (@azilko) followers have known, I made use of this long weekend for a weekend trip….

#2295 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (Part VIII: Singapore)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Bali 3. Part II: Bali 4. Part III: The Flights to/from Labuan Bajo 5. Part IV: Labuan Bajo 6. Part V: The Komodo National Park (1) 7. Part VI: The Komodo National Park (2) 8. Part VII:…