One of the best parts of exploring a new destination is the food. From hometown dishes to cultural fare you won’t find anywhere else in the world, a large part of exploring any city is taking the opportunity to sample its cuisine. There are several foodie destinations in the world you should visit over the fall months as the menu chances with the seasons. These destinations are worth a trip for the meals alone.
All over the world the best of each region will be shared, becoming a destination all foodies want to frequent.
The Best Fall Foodie Destinations in the World
You may be under the impression that Italy is all about spaghetti and pizza but that is just not true. When it comes to beautiful fall scenery and amazing flavor, Bologna is a must stop. Not only will you be able to get the chance to choose between various foods and food tours in this region, but you will get the finest meals and culinary masterpieces that this beautiful country has to offer. Things like Porcini mushrooms and black truffles are especially delicious over the fall season.
La Rioja, Spain
If you are looking for a truly special experience, don’t miss the chance to visit Spain in the fall. Barcelona and Madrid are common destinations to visit and while beautiful you won’t want to miss the unique and delicious food you simply can’t find anywhere but in La Rioja. Not only will you discover the fun and joy of tapas-hopping but the main streets are full of amazing restaurants and bars. One of the best things about this foodie destination is that every single place has an amazing yet different dish they are the most famous for. Visit La Rioja at the end of September to experience the San Mateo Festival. The music, fun and wine will make everything else that much more exceptional.
New York City, New York, USA
Offering a variety of options that involve a new surprise daily, New York City is one of the most amazing fall foodie destinations. Not only is the city gorgeous in the fall, the cuisine is a must try. From fancy restaurants to street food vendors, NYC has so much to offer. There is quite literally something for everyone and it’s all delicious, high quality and well known as a great foodie destination.
Asheville, North Carolina
Visiting Asheville is a great chance for you to participate in some interesting food tours and a variety of different food courses. You will get to experience some of the tastiest meals that use wild mushrooms and plants, but you can also get lessons that teach you ways to survive in the wild and find your own spectacular and tasty ingredients for the perfect meal.
If you are looking for something entirely different than what you are used to, visit Tasmania. Although you may be an avid food lover, if you love the taste of an exceptional beer occasionally you will want to try what Tasmania has to offer. While the rest of the world is enjoying their autumn months, the people of Tasmania are soaking in some spring. Visit the Tasmania international beerfest and get the chance to try some delicious Australian food and over 300 different beers.
If you are a foodie looking to travel over the fall months, there are many different locations you will want to visit. Make sure to do your research and take in all the delicious flavours of each destination you choose.
Elizabeth Lampman is a coffee-fuelled Mom of 2 girls and lives in Hamilton, Ontario. She enjoys travelling, developing easy recipes, crafting, taking on diy projects, travelling and saving money!