Not Your Corner Starbucks

Cafe_Braeunerhof_Wien_2004

We are living in a golden age of coffeehouses and coffee culture, but for me nothing will ever match the charms of the quintessentially Viennese kaffeehaus. Give me a groβer schwarzer , ein apfelstrudel and the daily paper in one of Austria’s capital’s fin-de-siècle gems and I’m good for the morning.

If you share my love for coffee, you will certainly enjoy Orlando Gili’s wonderful video “This Old Coffeehouse” below.

Cafe-Griensteidl-1896

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One Response to Not Your Corner Starbucks

  1. What a wonderfully atmospheric place. I feel a road trip coming on…..

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