#2141 – A Random Tennis Story

ENGLISH Wimbledon just ended last week, where Angelique Kerber and Novak Djokovic won the singles titles this year. Serena Williams also made an impressive run to the ladies final, despite being ranked 183rd due to her maternity leave and this Wimbledon being only her fourth tournament since coming back from this. Anyway … And if…

#2139 – The World Cup 2018

ENGLISH In the past month or so, a lot of pairs of eyes in the world have been focused on Russia because of … well, the World Cup! Haha 😛 . As you might have noticed, I haven’t really talked about this festive event this year. This is very different from four years ago where…

#1418 – A Visit from A Friend

ENGLISH As promised in the previous post, here is the story of my last weekend 🙂 . An old friend of mine, Evan, was in Germany for three weeks this summer. And since Germany is the neighboring the Netherlands, he decided to spend a weekend (the last weekend) in the Netherlands. So now I think…

#1417 – A Nightmare and The End of The Streak

ENGLISH I had quite a very busy weekend this past weekend; and at first I actually planned this post to be about the weekend. But then I thought the story of the weekend can wait for a little bit without getting too much out of date while the topic that I am writing now is…

#1414 – This Week Thus Far

ENGLISH It is still Wednesday, and it feels that there are many interesting things that have happened this week up to now. And here are a couple of those. Year-End trip planning My friends and I have been talking for a really long time about this trip to a destination somewhere. In the past several…

#1413 – #Oranje vs Costa Rica on Saturday

ENGLISH Aside from, obviously, watching the finals of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships, I also watched the World Cup 2014 quarterfinals match between Oranje (read: The Netherlands) versus Costa Rica las Saturday. Btw, yes, the consecutive airing of Wimbledon and World Cup was still on (damn it); but thankfully, Wimbledon has ended this Sunday and the…

#1408 – From World Cup and Wimbledon to KLM

ENGLISH Okay so this week has been quite an interesting week for me. Well, interesting in the sense that both the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2014 Wimbledon Championships are underway at the same time! Hahaha 😛 . Well, okay, not actually at the same time as if they are overlapping though; as this…

#1401 – This Week Story

ENGLISH Work This Week This week has been another busy week for me; which also involved quite some travelling (inside the country not abroad btw). On Tuesday, I had to travel to Universiteit Twente in Enschede for a discussion with a research group there. Btw, for those who are not familiar with the Dutch geography,…