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Drink Coffee & Visit Its History

Drink Coffee & Visit Its History

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Ever since I first had the froth off the top of my Gran's cappuccino, I've loved everything about coffee, culturally and its flavour. Working as a barista from the age of 16 before moving to London to study History at university, my passion for coffee continued to grow and I just couldn't get enough of it! I soon realised I just had to pursue coffee as my full-time career, and after writing a…
Isabelle
Isabelle
Isabelle
Isabelle

What we’ll do

In this wonderfully caffeinated experience, follow me through London's history of coffee while we enjoy a tasting experience in London's finest coffee shops. How was coffee first introduced into the city? Why did people like it? Why was it so controversial? Are there similarities between the 17th century coffeehouses and the ones that dominate our high streets today? This will be a great…

What else you should know

Wear comfortable shoes as we will be walking around a heavily concreted area of London.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Two coffees I'll provide coffee and I'll make sure the shop we visit caters for those who do not drink dairy.

What to bring

A camera, thirst for knowledge (and thirst for coffee)!
A valid and topped up Oyster card.

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Where you'll be

We'll start with a whistle-stop tour around the 'City of London', the financial hub of the Capital. We'll go to see the first ever coffeehouse in London, tucked down a side street. After this we'll grab a ten minute tube over to the West End, and tucking into a couple of coffees in two of the most popular speciality coffee shops.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests aged 16 and up can attend.

More tips

Wear comfortable shoes as we will be walking around a heavily concreted area of London.
Isabelle
Drink Coffee & Visit Its History
13 reviews
£35 / person
13 reviews
£35 / person