London coffee shops are all to often, these days, the same industrial metal and wood aesthetic. A spattering of black on the walls and a few bearded baristas discussing the merits of natural versus fully washed coffees.
By this time of year I feel fed up of the rain, the grey sky and general winter glum of the city. I am left feeling desperate for a holiday, and were it not for a non existent budget, I'd be on a plane to the Caribbean around about now
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