Morning Breakfast

Not far from the Noodle Factory – is the Kopitiam that the locals will have their breakfast. The time is not that early but I am surprised that there are not many people having breakfast here. I would have thought that there will be a lot more people here!

Cafe Hunting – Blue Bottle Aoyama

One of the joy in life is to go cafe hunting whenever you are on holiday. This morning I woke up quite late – as I was extremely tired from the major flight screw up on Sunday. I lost a whole day of walking and a seat in first class. So this morning, instead of…

Blue Bottle Coffee@Tokyo

I am definitely a coffee addict and I have 3 types espresso machine from this site at home to prove it. Looking at the amount coffee that I consume – I do spend a lot of money on coffee. When I was in Japan – I did go to Starbucks almost every single morning because…

Day 4 – Jobless in Japan: Arashimaya via Kyoto

Today is the day that I am going Arashimaya. Arashimaya is a western district of Kyoto. It is a major touristy site! Going there just for the check box exercise. In order to go there from where I stayed, I need to take a local train from Kyoto Station. It is a 15 mins ride….

Chaiwalla & Co Container Cafe Review

Few days back – I had sometime, thus I decided to finally try out this cafe. I have seen this cafe so many times but never had the chance to try it out. I heard good things about this cafe – more down towards the coffee that they offered which is vietnamese coffee. Honestly, I…

Coffee – Fuel For The Weak?

Caffeine is a bitter, white crystalline xanthine alkaloid that is a psychoactive stimulant. Caffeine was isolated from coffee in 1820 by a German chemist, Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge, and in 1821 by French chemists working independently; namely, by Robiquet and by Pelletier and Caventou. It was Pelletier, noting that the drug had been isolated from coffee…

Am a Coffee Addict

Being in the IT line has it’s perks. Slightly bigger salary, faster promotion cycle, thicker glasses, high stress level and much more. But if there’s something that I will carry on even if I an out of this line would be my extreme addiction to coffee. I typically take about 5 to 8 cups of…

What i got for….. fun – Nespresso Le Cube

I bought this machine from Singapore for SGD 678! I must say, the quality of the coffee is far better than my current coffee beans. This is definitely because the coffee capsules are purpose made, and fresh! Vacuum sealed! Each brew will give the crema that what starbucks fail to ensure on every cup! He…