Will Travel for Food: 

Top Ten Cities in The World for Foodies

As a food lover, exploring new culinary experiences can be one of the most exciting and enjoyable parts of traveling. In fact, recent food tourism statistics show 95% of U.S. citizens are interested in trying new and different cuisines.

Whether you're a fan of spicy curries, fresh seafood, or mouth-watering desserts, there is something for everyone on this list. Grab a fork, loosen your belt, and get ready to explore the world's best cities for food.

Japan is the leader with three of the best foodie destinations, and Tokyo is top of the list. It boasts 436 Michelin-starred restaurants in Tokyo alone, and travelers can enjoy 120 different types of cuisines.

Tokyo, Japan

With 423 Michelin-starred restaurants, Paris comes in a close second. If you have ever been to Paris, you know that food is central to its culture. You can't walk down a Parisian street without being tempted by the smell of fresh pastries and baked baguettes.

Paris, France

Bangkok has a vibrant food scene, from street vendors to high-end restaurants, and is known for its exotic cuisine. Some of the more popular ingredients are fish sauce, chili peppers, lime leaves, shrimp paste, and sour fruits.

Bangkok, Thailand

Visitors to New York can enjoy 118 different types of cuisine and choose from 452 Michelin-starred restaurants. The Big Apple has long been a city for culinary travel, and for a good reason, since it is a hub for some of the best foods in the world.

New York City, United States

Phuket is Thailand's second top foodie city, and fantastic food is engrained in its culture. The island provides plenty of fresh fish, seafood, and tropical fruits and vegetables. Here you will find Thai food, Malay food, Chinese food, and even Indian food.

Phuket, Thailand

Singapore's food culture is a popular draw for tourists worldwide. Here you can find all types of food, from food stalls, traditional restaurants, and award-winning luxurious eateries to modern fusion spots. There is something for everyone.


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