Posts tagged with ‘coffee’

  • Vietnamese Egg Coffee Recipe—Have Some Protein with Your Caffeine

    By Natalie on April 8, 2014
    Coffee culture is serious business in Vietnam. The French began cultivating robusta plantations in the late 19th century. The country has grown, exported, and, increasingly, consumed the fruits of its labour ever since. Iced coffee is a nationwide obsession. Vietnamese coffee is served as a dark-dark, concentrated brew. Like similarly robust powder-based Greek and Turkish coffee, Vietnamese coffee calls for some serious sugar […]
  • Colombia Round Up, Part Two—The Best of Colombia

    By Pasture Braised on April 12, 2013
    Here are the highlights of our three weeks in Colombia. Despite the dark cloud that shadowed our visit and left us without several of our favourite photos, Colombia delivered some incredible experiences. Colombia Travel Highlights Cartagena, Colombia A beautiful sub-Caribbean city full of gorgeous views, colonial architecture, and amazing tropical fruits, Cartagena deserves it UNESCO World Heritage Site status. Home to Colombia’s largest […]
  • Travel Haiku for Boquete, Panama

    By Cliff on March 15, 2013
    Beautiful Boquete boasts a steady climate and changing populace. Coffee and tourism are Boquete’s two big industries. Together, they make the most interesting activity in town.