Who needs a Starbucks lover when there’s a whole new world of cafés waiting to be discovered?
The Coffee Academics, Hong Kong
Now here’s a café that certainly lives up to its name. It’s a cozy spot where you can sip on lattes sweetened with raw agave nectar and served in beakers.
Perfect for: Lab rats looking for a caffeine break.
Bar Luce, Milan
Craving Mendl’s courtesan au chocolat? Here’s a sweet alternative that’s got a certified Wes Anderson stamp on it.
Perfect for: Royal Tenenbaum wannabes.
Café Craft, Paris
Its black and white minimalist interiors will bring out the Parisienne in you. Order a noisette and find a quiet corner where your Breton striped shirt will blend in with the background.
Perfect for: Non-alcoholics looking for an alternative gimmick on Bastille Day.
Pantone Café, Monaco
This one-of-a-kind pop-up spot sitting on the shores of the French Riviera is the perfect place to create a color-blocked #flatlay with your flat white.
Perfect for: Filter obsessed debutantes and the rich kids of Instagram.
Thomas’s at Burberry Regent Street, London
Forget high tea because the British love their coffee. Visit Burberry’s first ever venture into dining and sample their all-day menu as you wait for your Alchester bowling bag to get monogrammed.
Perfect for: New pledges of the Kingsman.
Forty Ninth Parallel, Vancouver
Founded in 2004, this spot is the go-to place if you want fresh donuts to go with your cup of joe.
Perfect for: The Homer Simpsons of the world.