The best cafes in Paris

The best cafes in Paris

Paris's cafe culture is one of the most interesting parts of the city's identity, and one that you can hardly escape. Small cafes dot the Parisian landscapes like flowers in a field, providing refuge from rainy weather and snow in the colder months, and a spot of shade and a cool drink in the heat of summer. Paris is famous for its pavement cafes, its literary cafes, and dark, smoky cafes where all the customers know each other by name. Most Parisians have their favorite corners for an after... [ read more ]

The best cafes in Strasbourg

The best cafes in Strasbourg

Many tourists visit Strasbourg for its inimitable historical and cultural attractions, but even if you're hard set on absorbing as much as possible of a city's historical and cultural heritage, you still need to stop and rest from time to time. That's when Strasbourg's many cafes come in handy. There are lots of pavement cafes, fancy cafes, casual cafes and any other type of cafe you might prefer in Strasbourg, as befitting such a huge city. So take a stroll through Strasbourg's modern areas... [ read more ]

The best pavement cafes in Paris

The best pavement cafes in Paris

Paris is the city of love and romance, but also of pavement cafes, and cafe cremes sipped on the charming streets of the old capital. In Paris, there are probably more pavement cafes per square mile than in any other city in the world. Every cafe and restaurant in Paris that has space for it, will surely put some tables and umbrellas on the pavement as soon as the weather is mild enough to sit outside. So if you are planning a visit to the French capital, having a cup of coffee at a pavement caf... [ read more ]