Many people worldwide believe that Americans drink coffee for boredom. Or believe that Americans hasn’t a tasty coffee like in other parts of the world. And not to mention the fact that a large number of people believe that Americans take baths coffee from other countries and damage the way they should really be preparing coffee.
In many restaurants, a simple cup of coffee can cost very little and you can get a free refill whenever you want. Because it is often tasteless, you can flavor the coffee with cream and sugar, as desired. Now take Italy as an example. You can visit the wonderful Italian cafes for a small cup of espresso. To make an Italian espresso you need the right machine, which is not cheap by any means. However the taste makes the effort considerable for other inconveniences.
In many places around the world, coffee consumption is not just a drink, is a whole experience. Americans have many machines that are used to make coffee. However, it is a shock for many visitors to see the coffee is served in plastic or paper cups. American coffee drinking is seen as weak and watery. The French, for example, fond of rich coffee, have it black and hard.