Historic Cafe #5: Café Du Monde

historical cafe Du Monde

Café du Monde captures everything fabulous about New Orleans in a single beignet. Culture, delicious food, history and flare are nestled in the Louisiana architecture- a mix of Spanish, French and British influences can be found in the landmark branch on Jackson Square. Located in the French Market, the café dates back to the Choctaw […]

Historical Café #8: Café Tortoni

Cafe Tortoni Historical cafe

In 1858, a French immigrant named Touan decided to open a café in Buenos Aires. Though little else is known about the origins of this Poteno café, the name comes from an old establishment that was found on Boulevard des Italians, known for hosting gatherings of the upper echelons off Parisian society. The ownership changed […]