J'aime pas les elections - alternative French presidential campaign posters

By Claire GUYOT on April 21, 2017

The first round of the French presidential campaign will take place this Sunday. However, it seems the candidates changed a little bit! Look at these posters made by street artist Combo, and try to guess which candidate each poster represents.

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.