Four months ago, I joined a club at school called IBSA which stands for International Business Students’ Association. Not knowing exactly what I signed up for, I was a little apprehensive of my capabilities and was terrified to fall short of expectations. But what didn’t occur to me was that there were greater fears elsewhere: a broken heart and tears in my eyes by the end of four months.
Summer is officially over, winter is coming and the last thing you want are PSLs. I’m kidding, but not really. I admit that my coffee snobbism is partially to blame, though with offerings of actually better coffee than the multinational giants, there is a greater world outside what’s popular.
Calgary is an ever growing and quickly evolving city. From when I first lived here 11 years ago and recently making a return, so much has changed and it is slowly morphing into its own culture. One of the biggest changes that I’ve noticed is the increased amount of diverse and delicious options for food & beverage. Of utmost importance, coffee culture is thriving and there are plenty of cafés to visit. So here is a list of 10, and in no particular order, you will find where to have your first date or simply find your next favourite drink or snack!
To minimize the weight I have to carry on my back, I decided to leave the DSLR at home and pray that I use the right settings and angles for Polaroid shots. Out of 11, only two were wasted. Not too terrible, I suppose.