#1509 – 2015 Australian Open

ENGLISH So, it is that time of the year again. Earlier today, the first grandslam tennis tournament of the year, the Australian Open, was concluded with the men’s singles final. And as usual, here is a short recap about it 🙂 Women’s Singles Just like last year, there were quite a lot of upsets in…

#1465 – DST, WTA Finals, and Taro

ENGLISH DST My favorite DST occurred on Sunday, yay! So that means yesterday, we had 25 hours in one day as opposed to 24 hours 😀 . The implication also that now the time difference between Central European Time (the CET, the time-zone which includes the Netherlands) and the Western Indonesian Time Zone (Waktu Indonesia…

#1400 – 2014 Paris Roland Garros Trip (Part II)

ENGLISH Previously on 2014 Paris Roland Garros Trip: Zilko went to Paris during the Ascension Day long weekend to watch the second grandslam tournament of the year, the French Open. After arriving in Paris on Wednesday, now he was more than ready and excited to start his visit to Roland Garros for the third year…

#1398 – 2014 French Open

ENGLISH Today, the second grandslam tournament of the year, the 2014 French Open, was concluded; so it is the time for me to write a brief review about it, as usual, haha 😛 . Btw, I will publish the next part of my long weekend trip to the French Open later on this week; so…

#1340 – 2014 Australian Open

ENGLISH So, it is already this time of the year again, hahaha 😆 . The first grandslam tournament of the year, the Australian Open, has just been concluded so it is time to make my report about it 😀 . But I will try to do it differently this year; where in this post I…

#1253 – 2013 Wimbledon Trip (Part II)

ENGLISH Previously on 2013 Wimbledon Trip: Zilko went to London for the second time in June to go to the third grandslam tournament of the year: The Wimbledon Championships. After spending the entire Tuesday at Wimbledon and Wednesday for rest, he was now ready to go to the fourth day of the tournament. *** Day…

#1252 – 2013 Wimbledon Championships

ENGLISH So it is that time around of the year again. Earlier today, the third grandslam tournamen of the year, the Wimbledon Championships, was concluded. So here we go Black Wednesday Wednesday, 26 July 2013, was a strange that at the Championships. After Rafael Nadal’s shocking loss in the first round (his first ever first…

#1237 – 2013 Roland Garros Weekend Trip (Part I)

ENGLISH Day 0 (Friday, 31 May 2013) After having dinner and posting this post, I went to the bus stop near my apartment to catch a bus to Rotterdam Centraal Station. Long story short, the bus arrived there at around 19:05. At 19:58, the last Thalys train of the day to Paris departed from Rotterdam…