Woolloomooloo Piccolo Latte

Taipei Cafes: Woolloomooloo (Fujin)

A review of independent coffee roaster, Woolloomooloo (Fujin Branch) in Songshan District, Taipei. Notes are by an amateur coffee enthusiast and shoestring digital nomad. Descriptions are equal parts coffee and remote-work suitability. Most photos are shot with a second-hand Fujifilm X100. Cafe Overview: Woolloomooloo shares a leafy street with a handful of upscale restaurants and lounges about 10-minutes walk from Songshan Airport in Taipei’s city centre. The entrance is perched above a small flight of stairs camoflaged as a small gallery, office, or even residence. One has to look for white letters discretely printed on the glass doors. Inside, it seems as…

Woolloomooloo Piccolo Latte

Taipei Coffee Walk: Songshan District

A shortlist of independent coffee roasters and coffee shops in Taipei’s Songshan District. Notes are by an amateur coffee enthusiast and shoestring digital nomad. All the places listed I have been to. Usually, coffee comes first and remote-work suitability comes second. How to read this coffee list: These are independent cafes in Taipei that I have personally visited and liked. Below, you will find a photo of the cafe space, a brief profile of what they offer, and the location on Google Maps. All of these cafes are within walking distance. The maximum distance is about 30 minutes from another cafe on the…

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Seoul Cafes: Anthracite Coffee Roasters (Itaewon)

A review of Anthracite Coffee Roasters in Seoul by an amateur coffee enthusiast and shoestring digital nomad. Descriptions are equal parts coffee and remote-work suitability. Cafe Overview: The first thing one notices about Anthracite is the patio that flanks either side of the wide-open main entrance. On a good day, at least one person will be on the benches, enjoying the coffee and fresh air. On a rainy day, the steady stream of patrons will choose from the numerous tables in the second and third floor. For remote workers and digital nomads, Wi-Fi is available! But first thing’s first: order at the…