Category Archives: World visits

Taking tea in Jakarta: Indonesian tea, where possible

One of the great things about social media is that it allows you to connect with people you’d never otherwise know, and then if you happen to be travelling through their home town, it gives you the chance to meet … Continue reading

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Coffee in Jakarta: quality, history, branding and something Swedish

Once we’d decided to cut Sumatra out of our itinerary, we actually had a few days to spare in Jakarta. We made the most of them with some fantastic coffee finds, bringing together all sorts of reasons for liking a … Continue reading

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There’s more to tea in Singapore than a trip to Raffles

We couldn’t resist a visit to Raffles in Singapore, not for a Singapore Sling, but for Afternoon Tea. With only 24 hours in the city, though, that meant we didn’t get to revisit the wonderful Tea Chapter in Neil Road … Continue reading

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