Santos coffee, wholefooods, sydney domestic terminal (T2)

Santos coffee, wholefooods, sydney domestic terminal (T2) Santos coffee. Part of the hyper-retail-ising of sydney airport is this little healthfood outlet near baggage collection. Lots of healthy options, and even a range of sandwiches that they’ll toast as you wait for your bags. Coffee is quite good. Ready in a hurry,and a little too hot, […]

Biggles airport lounge, coffs harbour

Biggles airport lounge, coffs harbour Vittoria coffee. Typical of the use of space in a regional terminal, this place sells wine and spirits, newspapers, magazines, cards and souvenirs. There’s a food court area where customers and travellers alike can eat, and there’s even limited table service. Coffee is delivered promptly: it has thick foam, and […]

Urban espresso lounge, coffs harbour

Urban espresso lounge, coffs harbour Rio coffee. The red furniture calls out from the street, hinting that the place shows promise. A narrow range of well-executed menu options. Breakfast is served until 11:30. Seating outside is shielded from the sun by umbrellas. The coffee is fresh, with a thick milk, and a pleasing, full-bodied flavour.

Rancilio Silvia

Those of you who read this blog, and are familiar with the Rancilio Silvia Coffee Machine – is this a good price? I’m often asked for advice on what to buy as a first-time, home epresso machine. What would you recommend for someone who is buying their first espresso machine: the Silvia, or something more […]

back on the horse

It’s been an unusual couple of weeks. While trying to upgrade my internet connection, instead of being upgraded, it was completely broken. What would I do with no internet access at home? As it turns out, many useful things. I take on more of the housework, I have the spare mental capacity to think about […]