The best historic coffee shops around the world, from Paris to Buenos Aires.
You don’t have to be a caffeine addict to appreciate a coffee house with historic décor. Cafés are also wonderful places for a break in a busy travel day, where you can rest your feet and people-watch. Some of the world’s most stunning coffee shops are integral to a city’s history — from Casanova’s old haunt in Venice to the birthplace of extra-potent espresso. These are the best historical coffee shops around the world to visit for both their backstories and the ambiance.