Grey Day Lima- La Ruta del Cafe

Grey Day Lima- La Ruta del Cafe
Many people scratch their heads in wonder at how Francisco Pizarro chose Lima as the location for the administrative nerve centre of the Spanish Empire in South America. With grey skies and a desert-like landscape, this is a city that lost out in the ‘location, location, location’ stakes. However, what it lacks in physical and scenic beauty is made up for by a world-class food culture. Also, as the capital of one of the largest exporters of organic coffee on the planet, there are plenty of places to enjoy spectacular coffee should you find yourself in the city on one of its many grey days. 

Tostadería Bisetti

Sleek design at Tostaderia Bisetti

Great coffee but the service…

Tostadería Bisetti may suffer from the fact that it enjoys a stellar reputation as the birthplace of quality coffee in Peru. Recommended by the owner of the excellent D’Wasi Coffee Shop in Cusco, my expectations were sky-high prior to arriving and, given that it preceded many of its high-end ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Grey Day Lima- La Ruta del Cafe
Guide Location: Peru » Lima
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Tostadería Bisetti   La Bodega Verde   Cate Tasting Rooms   Puku Puku Café   Caficulto   True Artisan Café  
Author: Gearoid Mcsweeney
Read it on author's website: https://unlatinoverde.com/2016/07/25/grey-day-lima-la-ruta-del-cafe/