The best Copenhagen coffee shops for feeling hygge

The best Copenhagen coffee shops for feeling hygge

Hygge, most closely resembling the English word “cosy,” is a word used in the Danish culture to describe an atmospheric embrace. While each person’s version of the perfect hyggeligt moment can vary, there are certain characteristics that make up the essence of the word. Lighting. Warmth. Comfort. A beverage. These...

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Where to find the best coffee in Thessaloniki

Where to find the best coffee in Thessaloniki

They say “you can’t buy happiness, but you can buy coffee and that’s pretty close.” If there’s any truth to this, then the locals in Thessaloniki must be the happiest people in the world. That’s because Greece’s second-largest city knows and loves good coffee. Coffee in Thessaloniki is a very important...

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Los Angeles locals are falling in love with cortados (and here’s where to get the best)

Los Angeles locals are falling in love with cortados (and here’s where to get the best)

Short and sweet. It’s finally hit LA’s hippest coffeehouses and I’m in a cortado craze. Also called a “Gibraltar,” this perfect little package of an espresso drink combines equal parts espresso and steamed milk in a glass tumbler. It’s the livelihood of most Moroccan café owners — where men sip...

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Where to get the best coffee in Krakow

Where to get the best coffee in Krakow

The charm of Krakow is best experienced from inside one of the city’s cosy cafés, with a warm cup of coffee in-hand — and the following places are some of Krakow’s best for enjoying your daily dose of caffeine. Grab a seat, watch locals go about their day, enjoy decadent desserts...

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Best coffee shops in San Francisco for serious coffee fanatics

Best coffee shops in San Francisco for serious coffee fanatics

Good coffee is a way of life in San Francisco. It can be a leisurely affair — a way for city dwellers to slow down and savour the sweet nectar of coffee beans. Most of the places on our list of favourites below have what some may view as drawbacks:...

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From bean to brew in Tanzania’s coffee fields

From bean to brew in Tanzania’s coffee fields

Not all coffee can be treated equally. The avid caffeine lover knows that the right bean makes all the difference. And high in the hilltops outside the Tanzanian town of Arusha you can find some excellent beans. The village of Tengeru is a filter of green, but its gold appears...

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Best places to sip coffee in Athens

Best places to sip coffee in Athens

“The rich scent of my favorite caffeinated beverage sends trickles of pleasure across my skin as I step inside. Is there anything better than coffee? Chocolate maybe and sex ranks very close I suppose.” – A.R. Miller Some of my most memorable conversations have taken place over a cup of...

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Best cafés in San Sebastian

Best cafés in San Sebastian

If you are passionate about coffee or tea, then you’re in luck: you’ll find a variety of cafés in San Sebastián for your caffeine fix (and other fixes). Espresso, americanos, chai, smoothies, milkshakes — pick your poison and enjoy while you relax with friends, or just chill solo and disconnect from...

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Exploring Melbourne’s coffee culture

Exploring Melbourne’s coffee culture

I already knew of plenty of things to do in Melbourne, but this time I was scouring the city with a purpose: to find some of the best coffee in a city known for getting its buzz on. I’d already consumed a large amount of coffee by that point while...

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San Francisco’s best coffee spots

San Francisco’s best coffee spots

Everyone’s got their own opinion about what makes a great cup of coffee. For some it’s the beans, for others it’s the perfect method of brewing, for others its the atmosphere in which it’s consumed. But no matter what you’re looking for, you can rest assured that you can find...

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