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Worth The Buzz: Top Five Wine Bars In Paris, France

Worth The Buzz: Top Five Wine Bars In Paris, France

What better city to begin a wine bar series in than the capital of the world’s greatest winemaking country? For sure, France’s finest wines are produced in its eastern and southern regions (hello, Burgundy, Bordeaux and the Côtes du Rhône), […]

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Exploring Taiwan Nightlife & Craft Cocktail Culture

On Tuesday night around 10pm I find myself traveling via taxi from the Regent Taipei to the Daan District of Taipei, known for its trendy nightlife and restaurants. I’m specially looking to check out Ounce, a speakeasy-style bar that I’m […]

Coffee Culture: Top Five Cafes in Sydney, Australia

Coffee Culture: Top Five Cafes in Sydney, Australia

Over the past few years, the cities of Australia have been experiencing a coffee boom. Great cafes are cropping up across the country, even in the smallest of towns, such as the sleepy Tasmanian city of Launceston. But one of […]

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Coffee Culture: Top Five Cafes In Berlin, Germany

Every city has a personality, but few European cities are as unique and iconic as Berlin. The German capital is the perfect mix of regal architecture and rough urban streetscapes, beautiful laneways and grungy concrete, vintage shops and cutting-edge modern […]

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Exploring The Basalt Lined Vineyards And Historic Grapes Of The Azores’ Pico Island

Pico Island, one of nine volcanic Azorean islands located almost 1,000 miles from mainland Portugal, isn’t the first place you’d expect to find a thriving wine culture; however, the destination has been producing wine since the 15th century, starting about 10 […]

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Climate Change And Wine: Should We Be Preparing For A “Grape-ocalypse”?

It’s no secret that our planet is warming at an alarming rate. Most studies on global warming focus on dangerous environmental changes, like drought and flooding, that threaten human communities (and rightly so). There is plenty of frightening information out […]