food and drink

Seniman Coffee Studio
Posted by Erin Judge | 12 Oct 2017

If you’re looking for somewhere to nomad for a day in Ubud, the Seniman Coffee Studio is a great little café tailored to the working wanderer. Located on Jl. Sri...

Nasi Goreng warung bu mangku
Nasi Goreng Tour of Bali
Posted by Warren Dobe | 18 Sep 2017

Nasi Goreng, the unofficial national dish of Indonesia. This ubiquitous item appears on menus from Jakarta to Denpasar. While 'fried rice' is the literal translation, this simple dish combines many...

Cycling the Italian Riviera
Posted by Warren Dobe | 15 Aug 2017

The Italian Riviera in summer sparks visions of dramatic sheer cliffs towering above azure seas washing up at pebbled beaches full of sun worshipping Europeans and pin striped cabanas. You...

Beale Street Memphis
Memphis, Tennesse
Posted by Warren Dobe | 23 Oct 2016

After a night in what can only be described as a truckstop, Texacarna, Arkansas was an experience. Between our stay at a Motel 6, our dinner at Applebees and breakfast...

greve in chianti
Greve in Chianti
Posted by Warren Dobe | 20 Jul 2016

It was hard to believe that after only one day in Greve in Chianti we'd be invited out to dinner. Even more curious was that we had been befriended by...

No Signboard white pepper crab
No Signboard Neccesary
Posted by Warren Dobe | 25 Mar 2013

Arriving into Changi airport my phone buzzes with an incoming message while in the customs queue. "No Signboard 414 Geylang road, Geylang". Sender was unknown. Certainly a cryptic welcome message...

Napa Valley Winery
Sipping Across Sonoma
Posted by Warren Dobe | 30 Sep 2009

An hour's drive from Berkeley and we were in Sonoma. The little sister of Napa, the major town of this winery region north of San Francisco. We pulled into the...

statue of liberty
New York City
Posted by Warren Dobe | 02 Oct 2005

Get a bus from Boston to New York. Getting buses is difficult enough but when you have two large bags each it becomes very cumbersome! We arrive at the NYC...