Mocha Coffee in Daikanyama

Mocha Coffee is a small coffee shop located in the Daikanyama area of Tokyo. If you are not familiar with the geographic Mocha, it’s a port located on the coast of Yemen between the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. Like the name might suggest, Mocha specializes in coffee from Yemen.

Mocha Coffee is a small coffee shop located in the Daikanyama area of Tokyo. If you are not familiar with the geographic Mocha, it’s a port located on the coast of Yemen between the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. Like the name might suggest, Mocha specializes in coffee from Yemen.

Mocha Coffee from the street
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Caffe Italia

By Luc Gougeon Caffè Italia is some sort of weird anchor with reality. After year of absence from Montreal, it felt like an old familiar place despite the fact it had been renovated. It was thrill to bring my wife there. Caffè Italia is an happy place in my mind.

By Luc Gougeon
Caffè Italia is some sort of weird anchor with reality. After year of absence from Montreal, it felt like an old familiar place despite the fact it had been renovated. It was thrill to bring my wife there. Caffè Italia is an happy place in my mind.

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Ichiban Shokuji Dokoro Ramen

Ichiban Shokuji Dokoro or 一番食事処  is located in Mizushima part of Kurashiki.  The shop name means “the best place to eat” They serve Hakata style ramen and it was recommended by somebody who is from Kyushu. If you are familiar with the area, it’s located a minute from the Tsutaya movie rental shop.

Ichiban Shokuji Dokoro or 一番食事処  is located in Mizushima part of Kurashiki.  The shop name means “the best place to eat” They serve Hakata style ramen and it was recommended by somebody who is from Kyushu. If you are familiar with the area, it’s located a minute from the Tsutaya movie rental shop.

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Tweet Rocka

When I got to Tweet Rocka, which is only a short walk from the historical center of Kurashiki, I asked my wife: -Are you sure this is a coffee shop? -Yes, look at the sign, it says Coffee. -Oh well…

When I got to Tweet Rocka, which is only a short walk from the historical center of Kurashiki, I asked my wife:
-Are you sure this is a coffee shop?
-Yes, look at the sign, it says Coffee.
-Oh well…

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Pho Hoa Pasteur

We say in French: L’avenir appartient à ceux qui se lèvent tôt (the future belongs to early risers) and if this is true, Vietnam will have a very bright future.  If you wake up early in Ho Chi Minh, you could always do like the locals and head to Pho Hoa Pasteur for a good … Continue reading “Pho Hoa Pasteur”

We say in French: L’avenir appartient à ceux qui se lèvent tôt (the future belongs to early risers) and if this is true, Vietnam will have a very bright future.  If you wake up early in Ho Chi Minh, you could always do like the locals and head to Pho Hoa Pasteur for a good morning pho.

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Grumman’78 Comptoir

Street food in a food court?  Well… only in Montréal where the ridiculous ban on selling street food has been hurting a city that needs a big kick in the ass renewal.   Grumman’78 Comptoir is a simple way to bring the stuff that could be bought from a truck to the masses.

Street food in a food court?  Well… only in Montréal where the ridiculous ban on selling street food has been hurting a city that needs a big kick in the ass renewal.   Grumman’78 Comptoir is a simple way to bring the stuff that could be bought from a truck to the masses.

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Juu Hachi Ban Ramen: 18th Ramen in Fukuyama

I’ve driven in front of Juu Hachi Ban ramen shop for 3 years before trying it. The shop is located on route 313 in the center of Fukuyama city. I found this shop listed pretty high up on a Japanese ramen website, so I decided to give it a go.

I’ve driven in front of Juu Hachi Ban ramen shop for 3 years before trying it. The shop is located on route 313 in the center of Fukuyama city. I found this shop listed pretty high up on a Japanese ramen website, so I decided to give it a go.

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