Food markets are a great way to experience the local cuisine from a destination all under one roof. These stellar food markets should be on the top of your list when visiting these destinations.
Borough Market, London
Borough Market is one of the oldest markets in London, with roots dating back to the 12th century. Today, the market offers a wide range of fruit, vegetables, meat, cheese and fish. Make sure you stop in one of the many eateries for a taste of London. The market also hosts a variety of events, including cooking demonstrations and market tours.
La Boqueria, Barcelona
One of the most popular attractions in Barcelona, La Boqueria boasts an impressive collection of fresh produce, meats, dried goods and tinned fish. The restaurants and bars on site get crowded quickly so be patient. Make sure to sample traditional tapas plates at the markets’ bars.
Pike Place Market, Seattle
Pike Place Market is much more than a food market. There are food and craft vendors, restaurants and shopping. The market hosts events from cooking demonstrations to soap-making classes. Select restaurants in the market also participate in Seattle Restaurant Week.
Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo
The market is known for its famous early-morning fish auction. Vendors previously banned visitors from viewing the intense auction. In addition to fish, the market offers other food items and dining options.
Borgo Egnazia is more a small village than a hotel. The gorgeous fortified walls of the complex sit amid a picturesque backdrop of rolling hills and blue sea, and feels like something out of a fairytale. With its stunning views, luxurious accommodations and perfect placement near the seaside town of Savelletri, it’s no wonder the place is popular among celebrities.
Do you love national parks? Have you already seen the best of the best in the United States? Well, no worries. There are plenty of other national parks worth exploring around the world. Check out the national parks in these five countries.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Die-hard travelers are ready to get up and go at a moment’s notice and having a pre-packed, travel-ready bag can make the travel lifestyle much easier. Keep a pack on hand with these must-have items to make sure you’re always ready when the open road calls: