Books, Cafés and Art in Athens – a few ideas

By no means a complete list; a mere collection of tried and tested ideas... Books Πατάκης / Bookstore Patakis Massive selection in Greek, small selection on other languages - worth a browse. Booktique Small select selection of books in a variety of languages - as well as cards and other paraphernalia. Great service... Continue Reading →

A quick list of worthwhile spots in Amsterdam

Latei - for that uitsmijter … and a decent coffeeZeedijk 1431012 AW Amsterdam Caffè il Momento - for hipster-grade espressoSingel 1801015 AJ Amsterdam Café-restaurant van Kerkwijk - for the vibe, service and foodNes 411012 KC Amsterdam De Bekeerde Suster - for that brewed-on-site experienceKloveniersburgwal 61012 Amsterdam Belgisch Bierlokaal “Het Elfde Gebod” - because does what it... Continue Reading →

Big Apple ideas – as of April 2014

One of my favourite megalopoli to meander about is NYC and thus recommendations evolve with each visit. Three new particularly worthwhile places have been added to this Foursquare NYC Coffee list - in the order that I visited them: The Smile - tucked away downstairs at 26 Bond St (btwn Bowery & Lafayette St.), New York,... Continue Reading →

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