5 animals that resemble France's presidential candidates

By Phil W. Bayles on April 19, 2017

As the first round of the French presidential elections approaches, we decided to take a walk on the wild side...

How Finland could be a smoke-free country by 2030

By cafébabel DE Rebecca Schlüter on April 18, 2017

The days of lighting up in Helsinki are numbered. Finland will become the first country in the world to introduce a total ban on smoking, which is expected to come into effect in 2030.

Meet My Hood: Chapitre, Marseille

By Hélène Pillon on March 27, 2017

In the heart of France's Phocean city, the Place des Réformés and its surroundings have played host to many loquacious people. But to understand the history of Chapitre, it helps to read between the lines...

Ya iz Berlina: Natalia Smolentceva's Berliner Alphabet

By Varvara Morozova on March 7, 2017

Berlin is well known for its creative allure and cultural spirit, which attract artists from all over the world. Natalia Smolentceva has felt this call, too. The Russian illustrator tells cafébabel about her own love affair with the German capital, and her art project Berliner Alphabet.