MY CHILDHOOD COFFEE MEMORIES

How it was started When I was about 3 to 5 years old, I experienced the magic of coffee for the very first time. I remember a friendly neighbor, who often came to visit my family during the afternoons for a chat and a cup of coffee. Back then, my parents prepared coffee with a […]

PANAMA CITY – SPECIALTY COFFEE

Panama City People and cultures all over the world mix in Panama. Today we visited the Casa Sucre Coffeehouse in Casco Viejo, Panama City. ‘Sucre‘ is the French word for sugar. And ‘casa‘ is the Spanish word for home. The name of this coffee shop symbolizes Panama’s cultural mixture.   Inside the Casa Sucre Coffeehouse, […]

CAFE RUIZ, BOQUTE, PANAMA AND CAFE PRINCESCA

Boquete in Panama We arrived at the mountain town of Boquete in Panama. There are many coffee plantations in Boquete. Today we took time and visited one of Panama’s most famous family-owned coffee companies: Cafe Ruiz. Our tour guide Carlos informed us about the art of growing, processing and tasting coffee. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2018Some Rights ReservedOriginal content […]

LAOS- COFFEE OF HIGHLANDS PEOPLE

About Laos Laos is located in the Greater Mekong Subregion. It is the only country in Southeast Asia that is landlocked. Laos is a communist country, which has been tied for centuries to its official religion – Theravada Buddhism. Throughout history, the powerful Mekong river ̶ known as the “mother of all rivers” – has […]

CAPTURING THE COFFEE AROMA WITH SMILE – COSTA RICA

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica We traveled to Monteverde in the Central Highlands Region of Costa Rica. A long winding dirt road with excellent views leads to this mountaintop paradise. Monteverde is located between two cloud forests.           When we arrived in Monteverde, we visited the Don Juan […]

SAN JOSE, PROVINCE OF CENTRAL COSTA RICA

Costa Rica While travelling around in Costa Rica, we try to explore the way of life and creativity of the locals as much as possible. One thing is for sure: Costa Rica is a home country of life-enjoyers! Most of the time, locals greet each other by saying ‘Pura Vida!’ (Pure life!) to each other. […]

THE HIGLANDS OF ALAJUELA, COSTA RICA

Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, is Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica surrounded by many small, charming towns and picturesque hills. Many of them are covered with coffee plantations. We took the time and visited the lovely towns Grecia, Sarchi, Naranjo and Zarcero. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2018Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is […]

WHEN COFFEE SPEAKS….

Panama City, Panama Today we went to Bajareque, a small fascinating coffee shop in Casco Viejo, a neighborhood in Panama City with lots of Spanish colonial architecture. As soon as the barista of the coffee shop found out that we are passionate about coffee, he introduced us to a manager, who gave us a detailed […]

THE COFFEE FARM OF SENIOR ARMANDO

San Vito, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica Senior Luis introduced us to some of his friends – Senior Armando and his family. We had been invited to visit their home and coffee plantation, which has a long family history. The home and coffee plantation of Senior Armando are located close to San Vito in the […]

ORGANIC FARMA NEAR SAN VITO, COSTA RICA

San Vito San Vito is located southeast from San Jose, near of border with Panama. The town is capital city of Coto Brus district of Puntarenas Province.The city has good position on high plateau approx 900m above sea level.On the platau are many small farmrs. It is known mainly for organing production of fruits, vegetable […]

SILENT SMILLES AND A LOT OF GOOD COFFEE

About Granada is a city in western Nicaragua and the capital of the Granada Department. With an estimated population of 123,697 (2012), it is Nicaragua’s sixth most populous city. Granada is historically one of Nicaragua’s most important cities, economically and politically. It has a rich colonial heritage, seen in its architecture and structure. (Wikipedia)   […]