Monthly Archives: January 2012

Café Birger no 76: an oasis of calm before a crazy day

When I woke up today, I knew it would be a crazy day. In fact, the madness started yesterday so there were no surprises today. Last week I offered my friend AP to help her move. She didn’t have much … Continue reading

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Fotografiska: Museum café at its best

I can’t really explain why but I always loved museums’ cafés. I remember going to Centre Pompidou in Paris just for coffee. Most of the time I would not even bother with the exhibits. Same thing at the National Art … Continue reading

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Sophies cafe: I miss you little sister!

Sophies is located on the corner of one of Södermalm’s busiest streets: Hornsgatan. I spotted the place as soon as I moved into my flat as it is right by the grocery store and the recycling station. It attracted my … Continue reading

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Muren: a gay friendly café in Gamla Stan

Some ten years ago I was living in Paris with a wonderful woman. We lived there for three years and used the opportunity to travel around Europe. A few years earlier, we had spent a summer traveling in Western Europe. … Continue reading

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Brasco: I bet you can’t get through breakfast without saying three words

It has been a busy week at work and I didn’t really have time to think about my weekend’s café excursion. In fact, I also had to work on Saturday, which meant one less day to explore Stockholm’s coffee shops. … Continue reading

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Amsterdam: Coffee, Art and Friends

Today is another “red day” in Sweden, which means that it is a holiday. After my experiences of Christmas’ eve and New Year’s eve, I was anticipating another day where everything would be closed. After spending too much time cleaning … Continue reading

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Coffice: Going to work has never been so much fun

Today is one of those days where I don’t have to work while almost everything else is open in Stockholm. I had planned to do a short day trip to Uppsala. I even had a café to visit, thanks to … Continue reading

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