Cat’s Cafe – a place where you can not just order a delicious meal, but also to play with the friendly cats who are waiting for your attention. The idea of creating a cafe with cats appeared in 1998 in Taipei, Taiwan. The first Japanese cafe with cats was opened in 2004 in Osaka. In just 15 years, this successful idea has spread throughout Asia and even struck its claws into Europe.
1. Cat Republic – St. Petersburg, Russia
Cat Republic – unique art cafe in St. Petersburg, which opened its doors in 2011, which as of February 2013 has 15 felines. Apart from just the pleasant company of cats, psychologists and felinologists tell visitors how to properly understand the cafe of their pets and care for them.
2. Cat’s cafe. Tokyo, Japan
Not every local resident Tokyo can afford to get a cat. However, cat lovers this does not become smaller. People come to the Cat’s cafe is not just to play with the cats, but also in order to relax and unwind from the worries. Since ancient times, cats are known for their ability to calm people. Cat’s cafe is popular among local residents and is home to 11 wonderful cats.
3. Minimal Cafe. Taipei, Taiwan
Minimal Cafe is a favorite place for many local residents. In June 2012, mainly cafes there were 15 cats and 15 cats in the basement part. Some visitors jokingly call this place a trap. There’s free wi-fi, soft music, and a lot of cute fluffy cats that easily mesmerized every visitor.
4. A cat cafe. Budapest, Hungary
A cat cafe in Budapest was opened in early 2013. Currently home to 13 cafes in felines and many visitors. Especially fond cafe to people who are not at all desire can make home a cat because of their employment. Many visitors say they will not be able to provide enough attention to your pet, so do not start it, and come in here and spend your free time with his cats.
5. Nekokaigi cafe – Kyoto, Japan
Pets can be quite expensive in Japan. Many people call them luxury. Perhaps that’s why the cat cafe gain such popularity. According to the BBC for the last 10 years, the country has opened nearly 150 cat cafe. Nekokaigi cafe is located on the island of Honshu. This place is known for its excellent relaxing environment. However, there are rules that can not be broken: for children up to 13 years old entrance to the cafe is prohibited; cats can not feed and water their products, cats should not be lifted and flash photography.
6. Neko Cafe – Vienna, Austria
The cafe was opened in 2012. It is the first cat cafe in Europe. The most important rule cafe – Dogs not allowed! Open a cafe in Vienna – not a simple one. Takaku Ishimitsu, the owner of a cafe, it took 3 years to get permission from the officials.
7. Godabang Cat Cafe – Seoul, South Korea
Godabang Cat Cafe is home to 20 cats of different breeds. The cafe is located near Konkuk University, making it a meeting place for many people. It is believed that in this cafe makes the best hot chocolate in South Korea, so this place is a must see.
8. A cat cafe. Shanghai, China
It is ideal for cat lovers. And then you can play and relax from the cares of others. Institution was opened in 2012. His popularity never ceases to grow. Cafes visited by many tourists and locals.
9. A cat cafe Calico
This is a wonderful cafe is home to 20 cats. Attract the attention of the animals in this place will be easier if you buy cat food at the reception. This cafe is very quiet, which is a significant contrast to Tokyo. This is a wonderful place where you can drink a delicious drink and stroking cats, away from city noise.
10. Cafe Temple Cats. Munich, Germany
Temple Cats Cafe was opened in Munich in 2013. Establishments primarily vegetarian cuisine. Despite the fact that this cafe live cats, hygiene there is no problem. For precautions kitchen is separated from the cafe, so that cats do not have access there. On the cats, too, no one has forgotten. If they get tired of the company of people, they can hide in the rooms where visitors will not be able to stop by.