The Caribbean town of Trinidad in Cuba on Mallory on Travel adventure, adventure travel, photography Iain Mallory-300-3-1

Cuban Storm in the Coffee Pots

There had been warnings, dark, angry clouds had gathered overhead for hours and the rumble of distant thunder had gradually stalked us for sometime. It had crept up on my companion and I, and now it was threatening to ambush us. We were exploring Trinidad on the Caribbean island of Cuba, dawdling our way down rough, cobbled streets, browsing art …

Café culture, St Nicolas Square, Bastia on the French island of Corsica on Mallory on Travel adventure photography Iain Mallory_Bastia 1-2

Café Culture; Coffee the Social Habit

“My blood group is exceedingly common C 8H10N4O2….found in every coffee cup” Adventures are great, exploring a new destination is amazing, browsing a souk or market fascinating these are some of the reasons we travel. However just relaxing is equally rewarding. Café culture is one of my favourite ‘chill out’ pastimes when visiting a new or even familiar destination. Regardless …

Coffee culture; Greek coffee on the Saronic Island of Hydra on Mallory on Travel, adventure, photography iain-mallory-300-3 hydra

The Culture of Coffee

It may come as a surprise to most of you to discover that I occasionally enjoy a cup of java and that one of my favourite aromas is that of freshly ground and brewed coffee. It seems appropriate that a post dedicated to the object of my desire should make an appearance. Coffee; Good enough for goats Allegedly discovered by …