Aix-en-Provence

A Cup of Joe to-go at Mana Espresso

"extraordinary coffee" Ok You're in France, so you're not lacking in places to have good coffee. But if you want extraordinary coffee, then you Have to try Mana Espresso. Freshly Brewed Coffee, who's origin and variety changes with the seasons. My coffee this time came from ethiopia and had a nice kick. Vegetarian Let's talk food. The food is all homemade and vegetarian! I wanted litterally everything so I ordered 3 plates. #sonotsorry  I had the carrot soup, cheddar and…

The Acoté Look: Cozy and Chic

The French Brand from the East which is now all over Paris. A new boutique just opened up in the Marais at 7 rue malher. A côté (n.m.) : tout près, en dehors. Acoté means close, and this brand is the Spin Off  for a younger audience from Cotélac since 2004. The Acoté collected is designed by Baptiste Viry, a french fashion designer who before launching his own line, worked in the Hermès Studio. The entire collection is designed in…

Les Deux Garçons

  ~1792~ The Restaurant "Les Deux Garçons" has been an institution in Aix-en-Provence since 1792. The building was built in 1660 and is now classified as an historical momument. It's name "The Two Boys" serves to commemorate the two waiters who bought the establishment in 1840. I came here on sunday morning to bask in the radiant provençal sunlight and indulge myself with a "chocolat viennois", hot chocolate with whipped cream, and a buttery croissant.   Café Crème   Green…