Five Fantastic Foodie Reasons For Travel

suitcases and sandcastles

Food is a great way to explore a country. Some of my best travel memories are mixed up with the food I’ve eaten there. Food is often so intertwined with a country’s culture that you can’t fully experience a place without engaging with its food. Here are some of the reasons why food and travel go so well together.

The weird and wonderful

When you’re travelling you open yourself up to new experiences. It’s one of the things I most love about travel and it’s something I hope to teach my two boys. For me, food is a big part of these experiences. I’m far more adventurous with food when I’m travelling.

Take guinea pig for example. In Cuzco cathedral in Peru there is a painting of The Last Supper. Everything is as you’d expect –  Jesus and the twelve disciples are sitting down for a meal together. But look…

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