Belgians: People So Cool, Snow in the Middle of Spring Doesn’t Faze Them

What does this have to do with cafés? Absolutely nothing. I just want to write about the awesome people of Belgium. This past weekend, I had the pleasure of revisiting one of my favorite places in the world with the effervescent, Kotori: When you think of Belgium, what comes to mind? Probably their gastronomical cuisine: … Continue reading Belgians: People So Cool, Snow in the Middle of Spring Doesn’t Faze Them

Holybelly: The Coffee Show Goes On

Imagine walking into a café where the show goes on all night until the morning we dream so long anybody ever wonder when they would see the sun up just remember when you come up the show goes on. Presenting... Holybelly [19 rue Lucien Sampaix, 75010 (Paris, France; 10th district)] Owned and operated by the unstoppable duo: … Continue reading Holybelly: The Coffee Show Goes On

Journey Update: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

For what you see and hear depends a good deal on where you are standing. It also depends on what type of person you are. ~C.S. Lewis Today, I have been in Paris for one month and 12 days. This time spent has been a roller-coaster of the good, the bad, and the ugly. However, … Continue reading Journey Update: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Boot Café: Coffee, Gossip, and Elephants. Oh my!

Imagine walking into a neighborhood café where everybody knows your name and they're always glad you came because the barista and fellow customers understand that making your way in the world today takes everything you've got and taking a break from all your worries sure would help a lot. Presenting... Boot Café [19 rue du … Continue reading Boot Café: Coffee, Gossip, and Elephants. Oh my!

Café Craft: To Each Their Own Coffice

Imagine walking into a café reminiscent of your college days. You know. The one you and every other sleep-deprived, MacBook toting student flocked to for the good quality (yet decently priced) java, ample work space & outlets, and most importantly, FREE WiFi. Café Craft [24 rue de Vinaigriers, 75010 (Paris, France; 10th district)] Café Craft … Continue reading Café Craft: To Each Their Own Coffice

Ten Belles: Beauty is in the Eye of the Coffee Holder

Imagine walking into a ca... Wow! They have baristas like that... (。♥‿♥。) Presenting... Ten Belles [10 rue de la Grange aux Belles, 75010 (Paris, France; 10th district)] Ten Belles is the café muse of Thomas Lehoux: a protégé of Le Caféothèque. But don't let his sweet, doe-eyed look fool you. In 5 short years, he went from barista … Continue reading Ten Belles: Beauty is in the Eye of the Coffee Holder