Category Archives: Coffee

Hipster Hotspots around Faidherbe Chaligny, Paris

I like in a hive of hipsters down the road from Bastille, on the border of Paris’ 11th and 12 arrondissements. Here’s where they go, and where I go sometimes too when I can be dragged out of my pyjamas … Continue reading

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10h10: Co-working, cake and canapés

  The co-working café craze doesn’t look like it’s running out of steam. I was invited to check out a relatively new one in the Sentier district, “10h10“. Two doors down from one of my first jobs in Paris, as … Continue reading

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Coworking café craze

Forget offices or working from home in your PJs, it’s all about coworking in cafés now. I’ve been seeing more and more of these cute work-friendly spaces popping up around Paris, so I’m office-ially drawing your attention to three I’m … Continue reading

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La Recyclerie – cultural space on Paris’ old railway

Not to be confused with last month’s post, La Recyclerie is the current ‘place to be seen’ if you’re in Paris’ trendy crowd, but does the hipster hype make it worth a visit? I dragged two friends along – one willing, one … Continue reading

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L’Epicerie Musicale

Music to your Ears Stomach. Now that the weather is taking a turn for the soggier in Paris, you might be looking for somewhere to warm up and dry out. Here’s a suggestion that will please both your ears and … Continue reading

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The AntiCafé

Pay for time. Eat and drink for free. That’s pretty much how it works at AntiCafé in Paris. You pay depending on how much time you spend in the café, and FOOD AND DRINK IS FREE. Yes. And UNLIMITED. Claire … Continue reading

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I wish I were a Swede

L’Institut Suédois in Paris… Fika! Whenever I go to the Marais, I never manage to do what I went there for.  Instead, I discover the museum that I tried to get to last time, but never did. Or I stumble across … Continue reading

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