Java, as you would have guessed by the name, has excellent coffee. Traveling is tiring so we need it to stay awake and it varies from place to place. After a couple weeks backpacking we’ve gone from the hustle and bustle of Yogyakarta, by bus to the timber fallen mountain village of Kaliurang, an eight hour train ride to the hip design city of Bandung, and another train ride to Jakarta, we’ve also had a chance to eat the varying cuisine the region offers. But wait, there’s more!
We have spent the past week (our last in Indonesia) traveling throughout central and western Java. We had planned to go to east Java to see Mt. Bromo, but it is erupting and raining a lot, so we skipped that … Continue reading →