The cafe of the girl who left Hanoi and went to the forest
Da Lat has many beautiful and unique coffee shops, one of which is Latitude 6, a coffee shop built from 80% recycled materials right in the middle of a dreamy pine hill with a coffee shop. . The owner of this cafe is Trang Bui, a Ha Thanh girl who “left the street to the forest”. This is a haven for those who want to find a peaceful place for themselves.
Born and raised in Hanoi, Trang Bui – a 27-year-old girl chose Da Lat as her destination. “At first, I was only planning to stay for a few months. If not, we will return to Hanoi. However, it has been almost 2 years since then. The longer I stay, the more I love this land and don’t want to leave anymore” – Trang shared about the charm of starting a business in Da Lat.
As a person who cares about the environment in the direction of 5R (Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot), Trang decided to use recycled materials instead of new building materials. About 80% of the 6th parallel is built and decorated with recycled items. This is also the point that makes this coffee shop known and visited by many tourists, refer to the “green – clean” lifestyle of this young Ha Thanh friend.
Dreamy coffee shop in the middle of the pine forest
Located on a hill, 6th Parallel possesses a poetic, quiet space and seems to be completely separate from the surrounding world. Therefore, the 6th Parallel does not have many virtual living corners, just a few sets of tables and chairs, children and children lying peacefully under the fruit-laden persimmon canopy. Visitors come to the shop just to sip a few drinks, feel the sound of the pine trees, the wind blowing and “live slowly” in the midst of this busy life.
The drinks of the 6th Parallel are also special – every season, mainly using ingredients available in the home garden. Which is sweet grass lavender tea, mint lychee tea, cinnamon Rosemary tea… In addition, you can also enjoy a unique homemade milk tea – the shop’s signature drink. Instead of using cow’s milk, the 6th Parallel uses nuts to make milk to increase the fatness and fatness; Add a bit of star anise sugar to make it sweeter. In the cold weather of Da Lat, it’s nice to enjoy a cup of hot tea.
Not only is an ordinary coffee shop, Latitude 6 is also a complex including: Ramen noodle shop, Cuu Long New Wine shop and Clover Home. It seems that this place has encapsulated the most rustic and primitive things to become a place to stop for those who want to experience the green – clean lifestyle and peaceful space, typical of Da Lat. If you have the opportunity to come to the mountain town, take some time to visit Latitude 6 – a recycled coffee shop in the middle of a romantic pine forest!
Address: Latitude 6 – 27 Van Thanh, Ward 5, Da Lat.
Opening time: 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Average price: 25,000 VND – 50,000 VND.