#2444 – Hello, February

ENGLISH Wow, it is February which means that we are one month into 2021 already! The year has, thus far, been … well, kind of a mixed bag actually, haha. On the one hand it is nice to see progress on our fight against the pandemic, especially with the vaccine roll-out; but on the other…

#2232 – Sir Andy Murray

ENGLISH Last week during a pre-tournament conference of the 2019 Australian Open, Andy Murray announced that this tournament would possibly his last ever; or even if it wouldn’t be, he wouldn’t play beyond Wimbledon this year. And as you know, Andy Murray is my favorite tennis player in the ATP. So understandably this announcement made…

#1829 – A Saturday Story

ENGLISH A Meetup (Kopdar) Early last week, Kutubuku messaged me on Instagram that she would be in Amsterdam for a weekend and invited me for a meetup at a bar on Saturday evening. My Saturday evening agenda was still free so of course I said yes. You see, not only the Indonesia-based bloggers who could…

#1256 – 2013 Wimbledon Trip (Part III)

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. He had spent two of the first three full days he had in London in Wimbledon. One full day to go, and he decided to go…

#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…

#1250 – 2013 Wimbledon Trip (Part I)

ENGLISH Day 1 (Tuesday, 25 June 2013) After publishing the fourth part of the “Live from London” post, I tried to go to bed. But somehow, that night I could not get a really good sleep. I still don’t know why though. Nevertheless, I still managed to get up at 2:45 AM. After taking a…

#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…