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As Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband embarked on their first visit to Bali, they’d been warned – don’t expect great coffee. Staying in the Seminyak area, through a combination of research and just walking by [Read more...]

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Most of Greedy Girl’s Sydney trips are like a connected series of sprints – flight, meeting, office, meeting, office, flight. On the odd occasion there’s time for a quick lunch and this trip she managed [Read more...]

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On our first trip together to the US, finding great coffee was a bit of a struggle, even in New York City. Indeed, we walked “all over” the city to find a decent brew. But [Read more...]

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Not a million years ago, the Lower East Side wasn’t hugely on the radar for visitors to New York City. Before the city cleaned up its act, parts of LES had an infamous reputation – [Read more...]

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What’s great about visiting Sydney? If you’ve only a couple of days and you’re limited to the central business district, it’s pretty easy to fill in time – great restaurants with a view such as Cafe [Read more...]

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Once upon a time in Asia, choices for coffee were pretty limited. Hotels, with their generally exorbitant prices, or, gulp, Starbucks and its various clones were the only options. Of course, coffee has been a [Read more...]

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While some parts of Asia have been slow to warm to coffee, Bangkok is a noted exception. In this huge and chaotic city, coffee shops are quite literally everywhere and they’re patronised by a solid [Read more...]

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Coffee in London has come a long way. When Greedy Girl lived in that huge city, ahem, a couple of decades ago, a coffee lover’s only real option was a local Italian restaurant. Now, serious [Read more...]

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In any city there are lots of coffee shops but getting a good cup is another matter. Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband are lovers of strong, robust, round coffee – usually an espresso or macchiato [Read more...]

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After an amazing time in Moscow, we were hoping to be wowed by St Petersburg. First impressions count for a lot, so arriving in the middle of the city at the evening rush hour possibly [Read more...]

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