The London Coffee festival 2014 | Runawaykiwi, Expat in London
I wasn't too impressed with the London Coffee festival last year, it was too overcrowded and I found it almost impossible to get a cup of coffee. But Flat Whites being my drug of choice means that I wasn't going to turn down a press ticket this year, it was time to give the Coffee Festival another shot (pun intended). When I walked in I thought that it was just going to be a repeat of last year. I was slammed on each side and the line at each stall to get a coffee was about ten deep. Sighing to myself and planning a quick escape route, three things occurred in quick succession which turned my day around... 1. A man in a top hat A man in a top had beckoned to me from the middle of a coffee scrum. In the normal world you would avoid such strangeness at all costs, but this being London you walk up and say howdy. This hatted man was from Timberyard coffee and he had an amazing deal for me, for a £5 donation to Project Waterfall, I would get a coffee experience to top all others and goodie