#2214 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH After my Summer weekend trip to Lyon last year, Aggy recommended another short trip to Lyon for La Fête des Lumières (the Festival of Light) that is held every December. I couldn’t go last year because my UK tourist visa was expiring soon which made me think of using it one more time, haha. I ended…

#2135 – In Paris for RG18

ENGLISH Posts in the Tennis Weekend in Roland Garros 2018 series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros 2018 3. Part II: Paris The Transport As I shared in the Introduction post, my transport (read: flights 😛 ) routing for this trip looks like the following: I was desperately looking for a non-direct return option…

#2131 – A Weekend in Roland Garros 2018

ENGLISH Posts in the Tennis Weekend in Roland Garros 2018 series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros 2018 3. Part II: Paris As usual, I arrived at the gate at around 9 AM. This was, of course, a little bit “too early” but this decision would ensure me to be at the front of…

#2121 – A Tennis Weekend Story

ENGLISH Posts in the Tennis Weekend in Roland Garros 2018 series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros 2018 3. Part II: Paris So the main draw of this year’s French Open started about two weeks ago, which means this weekend was, finally, the time for my annual trip to Paris for the tournament this…

#2087 – A Weekend in Beautiful Bordeaux

ENGLISH I went on a weekend trip to Bordeaux in a weekend in early March. Not too long ago I shared about the transportation part of the trip; and now is the time for the trip itself 🙂 . Bordeaux In one sentence, Bordeaux turned out to be a really beautiful city!! I actually couldn’t…

#2078 – A Nice Weekend in Nice

ENGLISH In mid-February, I went on a weekend trip to Cote D’Azur. Here is the story of this short nice trip to Nice 😀 . Getting There I had a very interesting routing on this trip, as shown in the following map: Haha 😆 . The first three flights were operated by Air France while…

#2075 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH As my Instagram (@azilko) followers have known now, I went on a weekend trip this past weekend!! And this time, I went to Bordeaux in France! Under some obscure definition, this was not my “first time” to Bordeaux. The TGV train I took to go to Lourdes from Paris in October 2012 passed Bordeaux’s Saint…

#2064 – Another Weekend Story

ENGLISH As my Instagram (@azilko) followers have known by now, I went on … another weekend trip this past weekend!! Hahaha 🙈. According to my KLM profile, here was the routing this weekend. Yep, big lol 😆 . Even though actually I had a 21 hours of “transit” in Nice under this routing. So indeed…