How To Make Sure You Always Have Coffee When You’re Traveling

Traveling is different for everyone. Some travel because it is a necessity like a business. Some travel to wind down. Distance is also not essential. It could be a long one. It could also be short like an errand. Another one included is the mode of transportation. It could be something fast or slow. There is a saying that the journey is more important than the destination. The reason for that is because traveling can be exhausting or at times boring. What you can do is make most of it. 

How can you do that? The first step is to enjoy it. Whether you are by yourself or with a company, you can always do or bring something you enjoy and makes you relaxed. Coffee nowadays is not just for necessity. It is also a simple pleasure and luxury that anyone could have. For traveling though, it sounds a bit of a hassle to have or even get one. But it is not impossible and can be done in a lot of ways.

1. Bring Coffee Travel Kit

This can be done mainly and easily if you are going on a road trip. You can find a lot of this kit online or at stores and in the form or kind you want. You can have coffee makers or coffee grinders on the go that are no need for electricity. Don’t forget to bring a travel coffee mug so that it can be warm for a longer time and can have it even on the go.

2. Have Instant Coffee On Hand

Some might say that it will be not as good as a fresh one. It will be less hassle and easier though. It is also less load for you because you do not need to pack a lot of items. All you need to do is search for a one that will be good for your taste and preference. Just make sure you always have hot water for it.

3. Know Where the Coffee Shops Are

This will be the one that you will have the least hassle since you do not have to bring anything except for maybe a traveling mug. But you do need to have a lot of research for this if you want to time it. With this, the internet will be your friend. Because of technology, you can find good coffee shops you will have on your way and plan ahead for your trip. If you do not mind, you can even find some decent coffee at convenience stores or gas stations. 

If there’s a will, there’s a way. It will not be always comfortable or easy, but you can definitely still have it. The above ways are just proof of that. What matters most is you will enjoy your trip. If having a good cup of coffee does that to you then go for it. With it, it will surely be a memorable one no matter how short or long will it be.

Indonesian Cuisine – How To Navigate The Menu

Sometimes human beings like to travel around the world maybe for vocational tours, business meeting, seminarian meeting or even a friendly visit to our friends and relatives. If you are planning to land in Indonesia with any of the reasons you have you need to step into a restaurant and try some of the best Indonesian dishes. Some of the main dishes in Indonesia are:

Beef Rendang

This consists of thick beef slowly cooked for some hours in the bread of coconut milk and some spices. The cooking process alternates between boiling and frying to make the liquid in the food to dry up and to make the fluid well absorbed in the meat. The result is a super tender and juicy delicious meat. It is mostly served with white rice.

Nasi Goreng

This is fried rice. The rice first is steamed then it is thrown in a frying pan together with onion, garlic, chilies, sausages, and tomato sauce. The meal is then added beef, chicken, Green peace, cabbages or even pork according to the customer’s specification.

Babi Guling

This is one of Bali’s popular spit-roast pig. The food used to be a ceremonial dish which was mostly used in communal gathering and temple ceremonies though now it has become a common food which is served in hotel and restaurants. The dish is accompanied by a plate of fried meat and vegetables.


If you walk around the street and you see some meal in a wheel being sold take some steps closer. They sell baksos which are also called meatball mixed with soup. This meatball soup can be served with rice and are also added some spices. Baksos can be of any meat as people order differently.

Sop Buntut

Indonesian oxtail soup is a meaty soup that is served in west java. It mainly consists of slices of oxtail which are mostly grilled, in an apparent broth which is then infused with some pepper, garlic, nutmeg and some cloves. The food can be served with any other meal but mostly preferred are boiled potatoes accompanied by white steamed rice.


This is one of the nation’s favorite food which hails from central Java. This is where sweet foods in Indonesia are believed to be found. Gudeg is not an exception either. It contains young jackfruit which is boiled for some few hours in a mix of other spices, Palm sugar, and coconut milk. Which results in a tender and sweet flesh. The food is served on its own as a vegetarian dish.

These are just some of the main dishes you will come along in most restaurants in Indonesia. If you have plans to spend some time in Indonesia, then you need to choose to try some of this food as they are delicious and sure enough you are going to enjoy the meal.