#1760 – My 2016 Roland Garros Trip (Part III: Roland Garros (Sunday))

ENGLISH Posts in the My 2016 Roland Garros Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros (Saturday) 3. Part II: Paris 4. Part III: Roland Garros (Sunday) *** While I arrived at Stade Roland Garros some 20 minutes later than my Saturday visit, I was still one of the first spectators to enter the site today,…

#1752 – My 2016 Roland Garros Trip (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the My 2016 Roland Garros Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros (Saturday) 3. Part II: Paris 4. Part III: Roland Garros (Sunday) *** As my Instagram followers (@azilko) would have known by now, this weekend was the weekend of my annual trip to Paris to watch the 2016 French Open (Roland…

#1713 – My 2016 Annual Trip to Paris

ENGLISH Since 2012, I have always gone to Paris every year to watch the French Open (or Roland Garros), the second grandslam tennis tournament of the year. And it turns out that this year is no exception! Yes, that means that I have booked my 2016 Roland Garros tickets!! 😀 Earlier today, I secured my tickets (yes plural) to the…

#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….

#1571 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH As I said yesterday, I went to Paris for the French Open’s women’s singles final this weekend. How was it? Well, it was AMAZING!! I can tell you now that a grandslam final is so amazing to watch in person, especially if your favorite player is playing!! 🙂 It is like a million times…

#1570 – 2015 French Open

ENGLISH Unlike my usual grand slam tennis posts, this post will be very short-ish because I went to Paris this weekend to watch the women’s singles final of this year’s French Open! 😀 Women’s Singles One conclusion that one can make from this year’s women’s singles event is just how “scary” Serena Williams’ level is. I think…