Sorry, did I say I’d write about some German food next? Whoops – here’s a cute little Swedish cafe we went to in Hamburg called Hejpapa!
Extreeeeeme milkshakes + more to be found at XS Espresso right now!
Cafe culture is definitely different in Germany to what it is in Sydney, but there are definitely still a lot of gems around, one of them being Elbgold in Hamburg, a cafe with a heavy focus on coffee!
By the Sunday of our Melbourne weekend (eating) trip, S and I were thoroughly stuffed and full. It’s really a mind-over-body matter because I was still truly ready to keep eating, but my body was saying no (kind of the opposite to Christina Aguilera’s classic ‘Genie in a Bottle’ lyrics My body’s saying let’s go, but my mind is saying no…). I’m so glad we still powered through though and got to try Hammer & Tong for breakfast and Huxtaburger for lunch before jumping on a flight back to Sydney.
Our second full day in Melbourne was even more food-filled than the night before. Let me preface this by saying that all the food we ate was excellent, but we ate so much that it was sometimes difficult to enjoy every mouthful, especially when it felt like we just went from meal to meal…regardless, I wouldn’t have had it any other way, so here is our Saturday spent at Top Paddock, Tipo 00, Shortstop Coffee & Donuts and Transformer.
A few weeks ago S and I went to Melbourne for a fun weekend (mostly filled with food and shopping). This is what we ate on a Friday night, in case you’re stuck for where to go! Continue reading
On a chilly, damn chilly, night in Sydney, it’s time for some hot pot and top quality sushi at Izakaya Samurai.