Taking time to travel and discover new places tops many of our wish-lists. But let's be real, mapping out all the trip logistics — like booking a flight, finding a hotel, deciding exactly what to do or see — can be a lot of work. That is
especially true for those who want to have loads of fun but typically ball on a budget.
Not to worry, though. You can still have an amazing, around-the-world adventure without actually leaving the house. How, you ask? With food! Amazon has an online market of snacks and condiments that make for the perfect solution. The retailer sells thousands of packaged goods that can be shipped to your doorstep from nearly every corner of the globe. Whether you're a fan of Japanese Kit Kat flavors, want to try an artisanal French take on Nutella, or are looking for candy with a kick from Mexico, we've got something to temporarily cure your travel woes while you save up for your next trip.
Click through to discover what international snacks, treats, and even drinks are waiting for you online.
Scotland These crumbly cookies taste amazing alone, but some reviewers claim they're even better when dunked in coffee, milk, or tea. Walkers Pure Butter Shortbread Fingers, $3.49, available on Amazon.
Mexico Takis can best be described as a flavor bomb in your mouth. Each chip is coated heavily with spice and packs a punch of zesty lime. Takis Fuego Hot Chili Pepper & Lime Tortilla Chips, $10.37, available on Amazon.
Japan Peas that come dried and dusted in a fiery, wasabi-horseradish seasoning are so good you'll find them hard to resist. Hapi Hot Wasabi Peas, Pack of 4, $23.60, available on Amazon.
Italy Mild and creamy, Lavazza's Super Crema Expresso is the top-seller among all roasted coffee beans sold on Amazon. Lavazza Super Crema Espresso, Whole Bean Coffee, 2.2-Pound Bag, $20.95, available on Amazon.
The Philippines This fun snack is made from peanuts but tastes like a buttery cracker. Other varieties include adobe and garlic flavors. Nagaraya Original Cracker Nuts, $5.25, available on Amazon.
England These almond sponge cakes are filled with raspberry jam and topped with icing and a cherry. Mr. Kipling Cakes Cherry Bakewells, 6-Pack, $7.36, available on Amazon.
Israel Halva is a traditional, middle-eastern dessert usually made with ground sesame seeds and sweetener. Achva Certified Organic Halva, $9.75, available on Amazon.
England These biscuits are a favorite for dunking in a steaming hot cup of tea. McVitie's Digestives Original Biscuits, 3-Pack, $10.95, available on Amazon.
Israel Just when you thought chocolate couldn't get any better, we found a bar that includes fizzy pop rock candy. Elite Milk Chocolate Bar With Pop Rocks, 12 Pack, $23.99, available on Amazon.
Korea Seaweed, a.k.a nori, is tasty on its own, but when it is dried in sheets and topped with olive oil and sea salt, this snack doesn't disappoint. Atomy Korean Seaweed Snack (Kim Nori), Roasted & Sea Salted, Pack of 6, $19.99, available on Amazon.
Israel It is like peanut butter, except without the sticky mess. Osem Bamba Peanut Snack, Pack of 24, available on Amazon.
Mexico You haven't had hot sauce until you've tried this. Although it serves up some serious heat, fans of this spicy concoction say the sauce is delicious on just about anything. El Yucateco Chile Habanero Hot Sauce Bottle, Red, 8 Ounce, $7.78, available on Amazon.
England Similar to an almond joy except without the almonds, Mars' Bounty bars have a creamy coconut filling and a milk chocolate shell. Mars Bounty Milk Chocolate, Case of 24, $19.54, available on Amazon.
Japan Kit Kats oversees are like nothing you've ever seen (or tasted) before. Matcha Green Tea bars, for example, are a huge hit in Japan. Kit Kat Matcha Green Tea Flavor, $6.29, available on Amazon.
France Forget everything you know about chocolate-nut spreads. This one from Clement Faugier replaces hazelnuts with chestnuts and includes a hint of vanilla. Clement Faugier Gourmet Chestnut Spread with Vanilla, $7.67, available on Amazon.
Lebanon This nifty gift set includes a variety of mixed baklava a.k.a layered filo dough filled with pistachios, walnuts, cashews, and pine nuts. Hallab 1881 Baklava Sweet Cakes Gourmet Gift Box, $17.99, available on Amazon.
The Netherlands Stroopwafels are soft, toasted waffles filled with a thin layer of caramel sauce. These, by Daelmans, are also the perfect size to be warmed up on top of your coffee cup. Daelmans Caramel Stroopwafels, 8 Count-Box, $8.50, available on Amazon.
England Sweet and decadent, this popular British treat takes Turkish delight to another level. As if the bite-sized pieces of rose-flavored jelly weren't good enough, Fry's incorporated a generous coating of delicious milk chocolate. Fry's Turkish Delight British Chocolate Bar, Pack of 12, $10.92, available on Amazon.
Japan Pocky sticks are thin biscuits covered in either chocolate or flavored cream. The strawberry ones give off millennial pink vibes and taste amazing. Pocky Biscuit Stick, Strawberry, Pack of 10, $21, available on Amazon.
Australia Added to milk, these chocolatey candy cubes make a malt beverage. Nestlé Milo Energy Cubes, 100-Count Pack, $24.99, available on Amazon.
Peru This soda tastes and smells like bubble gum, and is yellow like Mountain Dew. Inca Kola Carbonated Beverage Soda, 6-Pack, $12.06, available on Amazon.
Mexico Fans of spice will love these mango-flavored lollipops covered with a powdered chili coating. Vero Mango Chili Covered Mango Flavored Lollipops, 40 Pieces, $8.95, available on Amazon.
Japan Not your ordinary rice cake, these round nuggets are filled with a sweet fruit jelly that's worth trying at least once. Daifuku Strawberry Rice Cake, $9.50, available on Amazon.
Italy Packaged in a reusable tin, these almond cookies have a crunchy outside and a soft inside that is preserved in parchment paper wrapping. Lazzaroni Amaretti, 16-Ounce Tin, $19.79, available on Amazon.
Japan Shrimp chips are tasty little puffs that will have you hooked after just one bite. Calbee Shrimp Flavored Chips Baked, Pack of 6, $19.99, available on Amazon.
Mexico This classic Mexican candy features three layers of chewy peanut marzipan. De La Rosa Marzipan Peanut Candy, 30 Packs, $8.29, available on Amazon.
Costa Rica This Caribbean staple isn't just another bag of chips. It features plantains, a member of the banana family, sliced, deep fried, topped with salt, and just down-right delicious. Tumbis Plantain Strips, Pack of 6, $19.95, available on Amazon.
Israel Osem's Bissli wheat chips are flavored with BBQ seasoning and have an addictive, smoky-sweet flavor. Osem Bissli Snack, BBQ, Pack of 24, $26.95, available on Amazon.
England These Nestlé milk chocolate bars are filled with light bubbles of air, making them even more fun to eat. Nestlé Aero Milk Chocolate Bar, Pack of 12, $11.91, available on Amazon.