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The Best Flat White In Melbourne: Ranked

Did you know, the Flat White was invented in Melbourne? And Melbourne itself is referred to as the coffee capital of the world; home to some of the world’s best speciality coffee shops and baristas. Therefore I’ve made it my mission throughout my time living in Melbourne to scour the city’s cafes in search of the best Flat White. Why? Because Surely the best Flat … Continue reading The Best Flat White In Melbourne: Ranked

Living Your Best Life Vs Living Beyond Your Means

Living Your Best Life Vs Living Beyond Your Means

The other day, I was picking up my morning coffee before class. It was an expensive affair, from one of those Melbourne speciality cafes that manages to produce miracles out of the simple combination of coffee and milk. As I tipped out my purse to salvage the last few coins that I had left, I got to thinking: Am I spending too much money on … Continue reading Living Your Best Life Vs Living Beyond Your Means

Confessions Of A Melbourne Barista: Spilling the beans of what it's like to make coffee in Melbourne 

Confessions Of A Melbourne Barista: Spilling the beans of what it’s like to make coffee in Melbourne 

I love the routine that I have going in Melbourne- and when I’m not busy writing or out exploring the city, you’ll find me at my cafe job, making coffees. Coffee making is something that I’ve been doing on and off for the last few years back in England- ever since I was seventeen and I got my first cafe job. It’s a job that … Continue reading Confessions Of A Melbourne Barista: Spilling the beans of what it’s like to make coffee in Melbourne 

Vertue Coffee Roasters: Is This Melbourne's Quirkiest Cafe?

Vertue Coffee Roasters: Is This Melbourne’s Quirkiest Cafe?

Anyone that knows me will be well aware that I like to devote a good proportion of my spare time to hunting out the best coffee around. This week, I took one of those outings to Melbourne’s suburb of Carlton to check out Vertue Coffee Roasters. This cafe reputation proceeded itself so, it was somewhere that had been on my list for a while. Like … Continue reading Vertue Coffee Roasters: Is This Melbourne’s Quirkiest Cafe?

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Melbourne: Favourites Of The Week

 Sakuratte, brunch at Operator 25, Australian Footy and cheap eats at Dodee Paidang The week is fast approaching that I was set to end my working holiday in Australia, leave Melbourne and head back home. However, I have a surprise for you- I am leaving to travel around Asia for a few weeks with my best friends from home but then, guess what- I’m coming back … Continue reading Melbourne: Favourites Of The Week

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Melbourne: Two Quirky Cafes To Try This Week

Little Rogue Coffee and Brother Baba Budan, Melbourne I can’t believe that it’s already February! Life just seems to be going by way too quickly here in Melbourne. At the start of the new year, I decided that 2019 was going to be the year that I really push myself to achieve my goals (or at least try to). As I’m in Australia on my … Continue reading Melbourne: Two Quirky Cafes To Try This Week

Melbourne: The Best Cafes For 20- Somethings

Melbourne: The Best Cafes For 20- Somethings

I thought that it was time for a bit of Melbourne-related cafe inspiration today and in particular, cafes that are great for 20-somethings. I know that there’s nothing more that my generation loves than spending all of our money eating and drinking but we’re very picky about where we go. It goes without saying that Melbourne with its endlessly growing choice of cafes, is a … Continue reading Melbourne: The Best Cafes For 20- Somethings

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Hoi An Roastery Cafe Review Hoi An

Best for: Vietnamese coffee, International coffee, cakes, lunch, solo coffee outings The beautiful lantern filled ancient town of Hoi An in Vietnam is somewhere that holds  a special place in my heart. It was a place that I had been desperate to visit for long time and when I went there on my solo travels in Asia Last year, I loved it even more than … Continue reading Hoi An Roastery Cafe Review Hoi An

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Vacation Cafe Review Melbourne

Best for: Sitting in, Takeaway, Breakfast, brunch, early morning coffee, taking your Instagram’s  I really wanted to go to Vacation cafe from the moment that I heard about it because of its decor. It’s bright, cheery, quirky, colourful and really the epitome of what I expected all cafes in Australia to be like before I got here.  Located on Exhibition Street, a stone’s throw away … Continue reading Vacation Cafe Review Melbourne

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Dukes Coffee Roasters Review Melbourne

Best for: Takeaway, early morning coffee, cakes, pastries, locally roasted coffee, whole beans for sale In a nutshell Easily one of my favourite cafes in Melbourne, Dukes Coffee Roasters is a must visit for all coffee lovers in the city. It’s not a sit down all morning and have brunch kind of cafe, in fact, it’s predominately a grab and go kind of place. However, … Continue reading Dukes Coffee Roasters Review Melbourne