The Milkman

I have actually talked about “The Milkman” café in two previous posts, one of which was my Instagrammers’ guide to Edinburgh. The Milkman is an iconic coffee shop located in Old Town Edinburgh, right next to the Waverley train station and just down the road from the Royal Mile. A few weeks ago The Milkman … More The Milkman

Bump in the road

A few weeks back things started to fall apart in our apartment. The first thing was our blender, which short-circuited right before frying itself up. A few hours later the USB cable my phone charger just randomly tore. A few days after that (on a Friday, no less), our bathroom ceiling started leaking badly. As … More Bump in the road

Fortitude

When I first moved to Edinburgh I had prepared a list of cafes I wanted to visit. This was inspired by a research I had done online, plus the time I had spent in the city during my visits, a few months before I officially moved here. One name that appeared in almost every list … More Fortitude

Brew’d

Since the world has been so weird lately, and lockdown has taken such a toll on the economy and small businesses, independent coffee shops included, I feel extremely happy and optimistic whenever I learn that a new business was actually able to open up. A couple of months back a photo of a specialty coffee … More Brew’d