For some people coffee is just a type of beverage, while for others it is a true necessity. There are people that can’t even imagine a day spent without at least one cup. And you can easily spot on those people – if they haven’t had that morning cafÃ© then they will most probably not be interested in talking to you and will stay being unsatisfied as long as they don’t get what they want – COFFEE!
Interesting is how people drink cafÃ© because of different reasons. Some say they think better after a cup, some believe it gives them energy, some drink it because their friends drink it and many other reasons, but one thing is for sure and it applies to every type of drinker – they all love the smell and taste of it!
So, I guess you’re also a passionate lover, like many of us on this planet, and you enjoy your cafÃ© in any period of the day. Cappuccino, Espresso, Turkish, Late Macchiato, whatever I mention you have probably tried all of them and found your favorite one. But what if I tell you that there are special destinations in the world where you can completely enjoy the essence of coffee and it will definitely make you love it even more! Check them out:
Coffee Spa in Japan
What? Is it for real? Well why don’t you pack up your things and go find out yourself.
Hakone Kowakien Yunessun, the hot springs amusement park and spa resort is the place where you can enjoy in a long, relaxing coffee spa. Located in the wonderful town of Hakone in Japan, the Hakone Kowakien Yunessun offers you more than 25 different kinds of spa related services and fun recreational water activities. It’s the largest resort of this kind that provides the ultimate water fun for its visitors. Their spas are created with the use of the hot springs (onsen) in Japan, something that is quite an attraction there, bringing many visitors over the year.
The Yunessun Spa Resort features The God’s Aegean Sea, the Ancient Roman Bath, Green Tea Spa, Japanese Sake Spa, Wine Spa and others, but what lovers find to be really amazing is the founding of the Coffee Spa. And, luckily for us, the spa has its name with a purpose, since it is basically made of hot spring water that contains real ingredients. Not that you will only enjoy the enchanting smell of cafÃ©, but you can also feel it on your skin. And the best part is – as a result of few studies, it has been assumed that it is good for the skin in several ways:
- It can brighten the skin
- It reduces eye puffiness
- It can help exfoliate the skin
- It makes the skin tighter
- It’s great for the hair growth and shine
- Depends on the color of the hair, it also improves its quality
During the day, there are several performances of real coffee being poured into the spa, so there’s always some fresh coffee in your spa treatment. However, don’t consider drinking any of this water since it’s only for the use of the spa.
Visit the land of coffee
Ethiopia, a charming country in the continent of Africa, is known to be the home of the biggest bean production. And why is that? Well, let’s just say that in 2013 the statistics have shown that the country of Ethiopia has produced 6.6 million bags of coffee, making it the number one country that provides the biggest production in the world.
But why would you travel to visit Ethiopia? Well first of all you have to be aware that Ethiopia is actually the true heaven for cafÃ© lovers, since it is growing everywhere. The Coffea plants that are producing the seeds for the production of coffee are highly populated in Ethiopia, but the main regions where the coffee beans originate are Sidamo, Ghimbi and Harrar. It’s for sure that Ethiopia produces some of the most unique and fascinating cafÃ© in the world.
In order to experience the coffee you’re enjoying completely, you should definitely try to take some of the tours that will show you the coffee farms in Ethiopia, or simply engage into some coffee tasting in the capital of Ethiopia – Addis Ababa. If you want to understand the through beauty of cafÃ© – you have to get to know its origin and history and the best way to do it is to take a tour in Ethiopia.
Go for a little coffee adventure
Care to find out a different way to enjoy? Then you definitely need some of Costa Rica’s coffee adventure tours. Located in Central America, Costa Rica is also very well known for its cafÃ©. But what more can you find here other than simple tour and tasting sessions?
Well, despite of the many coffee tours offered in different cities in Costa Rica, you can also find some pretty amusing stuff like the adventure in Heredia which is basically walking through the trails or zip-lining through the woods, where you will smell different cafÃ© aromas. You can also take part in a tour that is presenting the most wonderful types of coffee in Costa Rica, accompanied by chocolates that are even made by coffee and have a delicious taste. Or simply choose the coffee and waterfalls tour that will be perfect for all your senses.
Visit some coffee museums
Apparently there are plenty of coffee museums in the world and it’s quite fun to visit every single one of them. The history, the inventions, the machines used for producing coffee, the brands and even some art exhibitions can be found in these museums. There are plenty of fun facts you’ll learn about cafÃ© and many types that you’ll have the chance to try.
If you’re interested in visiting such museums, take a look at the ones in: London, UK; Ciales, Puerto Rico; Vienna, Austria; Dubai, UAE; Prague, Czech Republic; St. Petersburg, Russia and many more. Don’t miss out on the special events they organize from time to time.
They say that a yawn is a silent scream for cafÃ© and if you find yourself yawning at this very moment, you know you have to grab a cup or better yet – find time and ask your friends to join you on a trip to these fascinating destinations, perfect for passionate lovers like yourself.
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