Category Archive: cafe

The Parlour at Fortnum & Mason

I was so excited when I discovered The Parlour at Fortnum & Mason, a much more affordable and cute restaurant in Fortnum & Mason compared to their Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon and do not require any reservations. Look… Continue reading

Afternoon Tea at The Shard

Are you guys enjoying the spring weather?  It’s spring in London with cherry blossoms everywhere and yet it snowed in London for a good ten minutes today!  I must say the weather here is… Continue reading

Duck & Waffle

Fancy dining at one of the highest skyrise in London?  Duck & Waffle is located on the 40th floor of the Heron Tower, and is open daily from 6am until 5am (literally 23 hours a day).  We… Continue reading

Afternoon Tea at The Ritz

One of my favorite traditions in Britain is the Afternoon Tea, which started with Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford, who complained of “having that sinking feeling” and started this tradition of having tea… Continue reading

Tasting Room in Seoul

    Tasting Room is a restaurant that started in Itaewon, a very hip and touristy area that attracts a lot of foreigners. They brought Louisiana’s creole food to Korea and reinvented it with… Continue reading

Best Gelato in Rome Even the Pope Eats Here

Giolitti Hey guys!  I went on a weekend trip to Rome this past January and had the best gelato ever.  It’s so delicious that even Saint John Paul II is a regular here. My favorite… Continue reading

Best Coffee in Rome

Italy is known internationally for their food.  I had some of the best food in Italy when I went to Milan the past summer.  Not surprisingly, almost every cafe in Italy serve delicious coffee.… Continue reading

Where Poets & Intellectuals Gathered for a Cup of Coffee in Lisbon

 Café A Brasileira I’ve been feeling a bit gloomy lately, maybe it’s the London weather or maybe I just need to go out and explore a little more.  So I’ve been looking at my old… Continue reading

Best Cafe to Work in London

Timberyard Cafe I work from home so I’m always looking for nice cafe’s to work.  Timberyard has the fastest wifi I’ve ever used at a cafe and it’s lovely and refreshing.  Every time I go they make… Continue reading

Fortnum & Mason

Experience high tea in London, where you get to sip on delicious tea with warm scones, sandwiches, and desserts.  Mr. William Fortnum was a foodmat for Queen Anne in the royal household and… Continue reading

My Favorite Cup of Coffee in NYC

So I’m back in NYC for the next few weeks and I’m really glad that I can finally drink my favorite cup of coffee.  As many of you know, I love coffee which… Continue reading

24 Hours in London

My husband and I arrived in London. I’ve been awed by the beauty here where history and modern architecture emerge together creating a city full of life and rich in history. We arrived… Continue reading

Favorite Cafe: Aroma Espresso Bar

I’ve been a regular costumer at Aroma Espresso Bar (Upper West Side) for years now.  I enjoy studying there at late nights and early mornings.  They even have an outdoor sitting area and… Continue reading

Lady M Cake Boutique

I recently started to notice a new bakery near Bryant Park and could not stop noticing how delicious the cakes look.  Anyway, I had relatives visiting NYC this past weekend and they could… Continue reading

My New Favorite Coffee Place Near Work!

If anyone of you know me, I LOVE coffee.  This morning on my way to work with my daddy we stopped by 2 Beans.  They have amazing pastries (I haven’t tried yet but… Continue reading

BEST CAFE TO STUDY IN NYC

Birch Coffee is one of my favorite cafe’s to relax and study in NYC… decent food and good coffee. They even have a library upstairs which makes it a great place to study… Continue reading