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Roland Garros Stadium Tour

I was in Paris earlier this month and visited Roland Garros, site of the French Open.  I went on a guided tour and visited many places on the grounds, including: Court Suzanne Lenglen; Court Phillipe Chartier; the players restaurant; the men’s locker room; media and press rooms as well as the press conference room.   113 more words

Shame on me, I forgot the Tour de France!

This may not seem drastic for some, but as a French citizen this might be the worst offence ever! Worst than burnt spaghetti, worst than someone standing on the left hand side of the escalator (move out of the way!), even worst than kicking a baby. 346 more words

Roland Garros 2013

Some behind the scenes of Roland Garros 2013

The “hole” where all the journalists stay to watch the match. Pretty cosy and small. It can get packed pretty quickly… 21 more words

Behind The Scenes

Vamos Rafa

There he is, the ‘King of Clay’ once again coming out as winner of French Open 2014 in Roland Garros. This is the 9th time he has done it and now, without any argument, has become the best ever to have played on clay. 264 more words

Sports

#1406 - Side Stories from My Paris Roland Garros Trip

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Photos

I usually take many pictures when I am travelling (but not pictures of myself though, more about the objects I see). And it, apparently, … 538 more words

Travelling

Mini Wimbledon Tennis Court

The 23rd of June 2014 has been marked in your calendars for months I’m sure, so you don’t need me to tell you that Wimbledon is starting today.   221 more words

Home Decor

Feeling Blue?

Before the start of the French Open, I was in New York.  At the Uniqlo flagship store, I saw the new collection that Novak Djokovic would be wearing in Paris.   11 more words