We rented a car for 1 week and explored the Tarrazu region, which is located in the Central Highlands of Costa Rica. This area is a gourmet coffee growing center of the country and a mecca for coffee-lovers.
While driving through the highlands and valleys, we passed many coffee fields. We saw quiet mountain towns surrounded by spectacular mountains, which are completely covered with shiny-leafed coffee bushes. Continue reading THE AROMA OF TARRAZU, COSTA RICA
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.
– Bertrand Russell
COFFEE TRAVEL STORY NO.1
When I was travelling around Asia, I spoke with many local baristas. I also used the chance to participate in various coffee brewing workshops. Continue reading LOVING COFFEE KNOWLEDGEABLY
LIFE IS ART.
The Gallery Drip Coffee shop is located at the bottom floor of the Bangkok Art and Culture Center, right next to the entrance.
Surrounded by lofty glass windows, the space of the coffee-shop is limited yet it is bursting with inspiring work of art. Guests are invited to enjoy coffee while appreciating art in a relaxed atmosphere. Pi and Natthiti use their shop to promote the work of fellow artists.
Continue reading THE GALLERY DRIP COFFEE, BANGKOK – A WORK OF ART
Chiang Mai region
The mountainous Arabica coffee growing regions of Chiang Rai, Doi Chang and Doi Tung are only a few hours drive away from Chiang Mai – a vibrant but at the same time quiet city that embraces a culture of experimentation.
Chomnok Chommai, Mae On District
Continue reading CHIANG MAI (Thailand) – A COFFEE PARADISE
In Hong Kong, the weather is usually hot and humid with plenty of sunshine.
Moments from Hong Kong
I was surprised when I discovered that most specialty coffee shops serve their coffee drinks together with a glass of warm water. In Europe, we usually drink cold or even iced water – and not just during hot summer days. When brewing coffee, we measure the water temperature precisely. But do we really think about the temperature about the water that accompanies our coffee drink Continue reading TOP SPECIALTY COFFEE SHOPS IN HONK KONG
Kissaten is Japanese style of the morning ritual, “Eat good with a cup of coffee in the morning.” This is the first step for success day.
Here, you can find five amazing places to get fully energetic breakfast with tasty coffee in Chiang Mai / Thailand. The city is called also “Capital city of coffee in South-East Asia” In Chiang Mai are many places where you can have a good cup of coffee with a good breakfast menu. I liked the most this five places, like for price, service, but also for the quality of food and good cupp of black coffee.
TOP 5 FOOD & COFFEE SPOTS
Continue reading TOP 5 PLACES IN CHIANG MAI FOR BREAKFAST WITH COFFEE
Bajawa, Flores Island – Indonesia
Sky above. Earth below. Peace within do you know where is it this place? Read more….
The charming and picturesque town Bajawa is located in the central highlands of the snake-shaped island of Flores, Indonesia. It’s the capital of the Ngada Regency, which is part of the East Nusa Tenggara province. Continue reading BAYAWA – COFFEE PARADISE
Piyachat Trithaworn and Natthiti Ampriwan are artists from Bangkok, Thailand, who double as specialty coffee aficionados. Find out more!
EACH STORY ABOUT COFFEE STARTS AT A PLANTATION.
The Gallery Drip Coffee in Bangkok, Thailand, is the brainchild of Piyachat Trithaworn, a photographer who fell in love with speciality coffee culture. Piyachat, informally known as ‘Pi’, was visiting farmers on picturesque plantations in North Thailand when he discovered the beauty of cultivating, processing, roasting, preparing and sipping quality coffee. Together with his friend, Natthiti Ampriwan, he launched an unique art project, aimed at promoting the specialty coffee culture in Bangkok and beyond. Continue reading UNIQUE PROJECT IN BANGKOK – with Piyachat Trithaworn and Natthiti Ampriwan
The city offers an interesting specialty coffee culture. It’s a blend of traditional and futuristic, forward-thinking highlights. It combines traditional Asian coffee preparing rituals that are inspired by the Buddhist tea ceremony with various modern aspects. A lot of inspiration comes from Australia’s unique coffee culture. Coffee-lovers in Singapore are dynamic and creative, but also associate coffee with insight and meditation. Continue reading TOP SPECIALTY COFFEE SHOPS IN SINGAPORE
TOP 10 COFFEE SHOPS IN AND AROUND CHIANG MAI 2018
Here is upgraded article created in 2017.
The old one is here:
Like last year, I didn’t focus on bigger or more known coffee shops, but on smaller. On coffee-shops run by highly passionate owners, who are happy to talk to you about coffee.
Here are our 10 favorite ones for 2018, many of them are same. But some I have to add the new one. The reason, why I changed some, It is because I have discovered some new one, what are interesting also. All coffee shops, what they were published in 2017 are still very good and running. Continue reading TOP 10 COFFEE SHOPS IN CHIANG MAI 2018