#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…

#2213 – My Recent Shopping Spree

ENGLISH A New Pair of (Tennis) Shoes The tennis shoes that I bought in early 2017 are actually still in good condition now. This, of course, is nice but on the other hand, I have started to get “bored” with their colour and model, haha 😛 . And so last week I decided to browse…

#2205 – Some Things About This Week

ENGLISH This week has been … interesting to say the least. First of all, the temperature has been getting colder and colder. Even at some points this week, the real feel temperature went subzero! Haha 😀 . This put my new winter jacket to the test though; and I am glad to say that it…

#2161 – The Big Three Oh Trip

ENGLISH If I tell you that I was born in 1988, you would understand why this year is a big year to me. Yep people, I am turning 30 this year. Like, OMG!!! As clearly this is a big year in my life, I have decided since long ago that I would make a “big…

#2144 – A Tennis Match and A Trip Planning

ENGLISH A Tennis Match Two weeks ago, the trainer of my tennis lesson couldn’t make it last minute. But me and the other guys were already there in the tennis club at the time, so nonetheless we decided to hit some balls. And of course, then we decided to play a doubles match to make…

#2125 – Luzern vs Laussane

ENGLISH Here is a tip for a train trip in the expensive European country of Switzerland. If you look for the ticket in advance, you can potentially snatch a “saver” ticket where you can benefit a 70% discount of the regular price! This saver price comes with a restriction, though, where it is only valid…

#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…

#2081 – This Year’s Annual Trip to Paris

ENGLISH Every year since 2012, I always arrange a trip to Paris to watch the French Open (Roland Garros) tennis tournament. This year, obviously, is no difference. Earlier this week the tickets for this year’s tournament was sold to the general public. Of course I had marked this date since months before (lol) and scheduled…