#1962 – An Impulsive Wimbledon 2017 Trip (Part II: Wimbledon 2017)

ENGLISH Posts in the An Impulsive Wimbledon 2017 Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to London and Back 3. Part II: Wimbledon 2017 *** I took the Tube from Liverpool Street Station to Southfields, the closest Tube station to the All England Lawn Tennis Club, the venue of the tournament. I had to…

#1935 – A Roland Garros Weekend Trip

ENGLISH After going to Lyon two weekends ago and Bremen last weekend, this weekend I went on another weekend trip, hoho 😆 . Yep, three weekend trips on three consecutive weekends!! Woohoo!! As my Instagram followers (@azilko) would have known, this weekend was the time for my annual Roland Garros trip this year. Yep, indeed…

#1913 – Pregnancy*

ENGLISH * NOT mine 😛 Last week, a bombshell was dropped: Serena Williams announced her pregnancy. To be honest, my initial reaction was “shocked”; considering the stage of her tennis career where she is soo close to break Margaret Court’s all-time 24 grandslam titles (Serena is at 23). But then, the pregancy news explains everything and, suddenly,…

#1896 – My 2017 Annual Trip to Paris

ENGLISH Every year since 2012, I always go to Paris to watch the French Open (Roland Garros). It turns out that this year, it will be no difference 🙂 . Last week I got a reminder that the regular tickets would be sold to public this Wednesday. So I marked my calendar around the time…

#1869 – The Williamses at the Australian Open 2017

ENGLISH It is not a secret that my two most favorite female tennis players, ever, are Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Currently, they are in their mid-30s and still play great tennis; especially Serena who is considered to be the greatest female tennis player of all time. This January, the first grandslam tournament of the…

#1769 – A Weekend with Wimbledon

ENGLISH The main theme of my weekend was definitely the final stage of this year’s Wimbledon, the third grandslam tournament of the year, haha 😆 . This Wimbledon was great for my favorites. While it was not surprising at all that Serena Williams went deep in the tournament, I was very happy that Venus Williams…

#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,…