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Must-visit destinations for coffee connoisseurs


Are you always on the lookout for a good cup of coffee?

Consider incorporating that quest into your next vacation.

Around the globe you’ll find many places that are known for serving up some of the best cappuccinos, espressos, lattes, cold brews, and even just regular cups of joe.

If an island vacation appeals to you, plan a trip to Hawaii. Kona coffee is grown on Hawaii Island and it’s possible to spend several days on coffee farm tours and tastings.

If you’re willing to travel a long way for your morning jolt, consider flying to Australia.

Melbourne is known for having a great coffee culture. The city even hosts the annual Melbourne International Coffee Expo.

Istanbul is known for its atypical brewing method. Turkish baristas finely grind the beans into a meal, then boil the coffee in a specially designed Turkish coffee vessel called a cezve.

Italy is known as the birthplace of cappuccinos and café lattes. Locals are known for drinking copious amounts of the caffeinated beverage. If you plan to visit Rome it won’t be hard to find a good cup as the city is home to a number of cafes and coffee bars.

Want to stick closer to home?

Seattle is home to the original Starbucks which is still open in Pike Place Market, as well as the Tully's Coffee chain and Peet's Coffee. The city also boasts a plethora of independently owned coffee shops.

Ready to plan your next vacation? Leave the hassle of navigating through the endless options to the experts at Crystal Lake Travel.

For more information about Crystal Lake Travel, visit http://www.cltravelagency.com/

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