Eating Expertise

Tips for the best culinary experiences!

I’m a firm believer that food is a crucial aspect of cultural exploration – and the best way to discover a new city. Yet finding good eats while traveling is arguably one of the most challenging and potentially rewarding aspects of travel. You’d think it would be straightforward, but if you don’t do your research, you may find yourself eating at the country’s equivalent of McDonald’s (or worse, an actual McDonald’s) or eating sub par and overpriced food catered towards tourists. To ensure you’re experiencing the most amazing eats your destination has to offer, check out the tips below on how to find the best food while traveling!

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Whether you have a dietary restriction or are simply a picky eater, one of the more difficult aspects of travel is ensuring that you won’t accidentally eat something that you’d rather avoid entirely. It is oftentimes a challenge, but it doesn’t have to be! While this post offers suggestions from my direct experiences avoiding pork and alcohol, these tips can be customized no matter what your dietary restriction. Read more to find out how to deal with food restrictions while abroad!

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I worried about a lot of things before embarking on my first solo trip, but my biggest worry was the moment I would have to face eating alone at a restaurant. I found it awkward, embarrassing, and lonely. My first meal alone was in Spain, and I was so embarrassed that I found an isolated cafe and consumed the saddest burger of all time. After that, I decided it was time to conquer the embarrassment. By the time I returned home, I’d consumed countless meals alone. Click to read more and learn how I learned to love eating alone.

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