Travel Food Atlas Blog

Welcome to the Travel Food Atlas blog, it’s great to have you here!

The Travel Food Atlas blog is an exploration of food in countries all around the world. From Africa to South America, with a stop off in Europe, discovering all about food, culture, cuisine, travel, recipes and delicacies.

We hope to showcase some of the weird and wonderful things they eat in different countries around the world and we hope it inspires you to follow us throughout the journey. Whether it’s from the depths of Asia, the beautiful Oceanic islands, or the diverse North America, the world is full of incredible cultural delights and we hope you enjoy experiencing it as much as we do.

Travelling around the world, tasting the delicious cuisines of local cultures, we hope you will follow along with us on Facebook or Twitter, it’s really great to have you along for the ride!

Australian Anzac Biscuits: History & Recipe

Australian Anzac Biscuits: History & Recipe

Anzac biscuits are one of those sweet treats that just defines Australia due to its rich history and continued adoration by the population. If you’re Australian and just want to find out the history of Anzac biscuits or you’re planning a big Aussie vacation, it’s…

9 Traditional Chilean Foods & Dishes You Have To Try

9 Traditional Chilean Foods & Dishes You Have To Try

Chilean food is as diverse as its coastline along the Pacific Ocean! Chile is interesting due to the length of the country meaning it is home to a range of different soil types, climates, and ecosystems which all contribute to a variety of incredible dishes,…

12 Best Traditional Moroccan Dishes & Foods You Must Try

12 Best Traditional Moroccan Dishes & Foods You Must Try

Moroccan cuisine is an incredible melting pot of spices, meats and influences from Arabic and Mediterranean countries. Walking through markets in any Moroccan city you will find a huge array of colorful spices, herbs, street food stalls and aromas that will make you fall in…

Chinese Bird’s Nest Soup  Delicacy: Facts, Benefits, Price & Recipe

Chinese Bird’s Nest Soup Delicacy: Facts, Benefits, Price & Recipe

If you’ve ever come across any mention of the famed Chinese Delicacy Bird’s Nest Soup you’ve probably heard all kinds of good things about it. It’s good for infants, prevents you from falling sick, excellent for pregnant women, (is this the elixir to immortality?!)…..the list…

8 Delicious, Traditional Hispanic Soups To Try This Winter

8 Delicious, Traditional Hispanic Soups To Try This Winter

Hispanic cuisine undoubtedly boasts some of the most flavorful dishes in the world. And Hispanic soups are no exception! Traditional Hispanic soups contain a myriad of unique ingredients. Offal meats like beef tongue, oxtail, and tripe are often used in Hispanic meals and bring them…

12 Best German Dishes: Traditional Food of Germany

12 Best German Dishes: Traditional Food of Germany

Not many people think of Germany as a country with a rich foodie history, especially when compared to Italian or Asian cuisines for example. But you might be surprised to find there is definitely a distinctive foodie culture in Germany with some real delicious dishes…

Traditional Filipino Food: 11 Best Foods To Eat In The Philippines

Traditional Filipino Food: 11 Best Foods To Eat In The Philippines

Tourists and travellers head for the Philippines, not just for those amazing islands or smouldering volcanoes or those emerald rice fields. Well, they also come here to enjoy the exciting Filipino food made of wonderful flavors. (And no, we’re not talking about the infamous Tamilok…

Taiwanese Food: 11 Most Popular Dishes Of Taiwan

Taiwanese Food: 11 Most Popular Dishes Of Taiwan

I’m going to start this post by saying I LOVED Taiwan. The people, the culture and of course, the outstanding Taiwanese food! I recently travelled to Taiwan to discover the cuisine I had heard so much about. It’s such a small country but let me…

Maltese Cuisine: 7 Traditional Dishes of Malta

Maltese Cuisine: 7 Traditional Dishes of Malta

The island of Malta is a magical place, not only because of its unique island scenery, but also because of the incredible food it has to offer. However, if you’re visiting as a tourist and eating at some of the local restaurants, there’s a chance…

Surströmming: The Swedish Stinky Fish Delicacy

Surströmming: The Swedish Stinky Fish Delicacy

Surströmming is a traditional Swedish, stinky, fermented herring fish delicacy stored in a tin. People are most familiar with the its title of ‘the smelliest food in the world’ – although possibly Greenlandic Kiviak could give it a run for its money! Knives, shampoo, lighter…

Traditional Scottish Food: 7 Best Dishes Of Scotland

Traditional Scottish Food: 7 Best Dishes Of Scotland

When you think of countries with great culinary traditions, Scotland probably isn’t one of the first places that comes to mind. But Scottish cuisine actually has a long tradition of yummy and interesting foods which are every bit as exciting to sample as its sweeping…

Traditional Nigerian Food: 13 Popular Dishes Of Nigeria

Traditional Nigerian Food: 13 Popular Dishes Of Nigeria

I don’t think the world has fully woken up to the amazing, rich cuisine of Nigeria which I would consider to be one of the absolute best in Africa. Whilst there are many other African countries that share similar traditions and recipes, Nigeria is the…

American Cuisine: 9 Traditional Foods of the USA

American Cuisine: 9 Traditional Foods of the USA

If you have been following this blog for a while you will have no doubt discovered some of the more bizarre foods the USA has to offer. You might have stumbled upon the deep-fried butter recipe or alligator kebabs for example. But aside from the…

Best Things To Do, See & Eat In Munich

Best Things To Do, See & Eat In Munich

Since I’m living in Berlin I decided to make it my personal mission to actually see as much as Germany as I possibly can. There are loads of great places to go in Germany and I wasn’t sure where to start. I knew I wanted…

Mimo San Sebastian Cooking Class: A Review

Mimo San Sebastian Cooking Class: A Review

The San Sebastian Mimo Cooking School‘s Michelin Star Secrets Cooking Class lets you delve deeper into the culinary world. Trained Chefs often take this class as a refresher or for creative inspiration. From the moment you enter the class, you think WOW! The aesthetics of…

5 Utterly Unique Foods To Try In Australia

5 Utterly Unique Foods To Try In Australia

Although Australia may seem like a million miles away, culturally it’s not that different to most western countries. Australian cities are a melting pot of cultures, particularly South-East Asian, and so there is a huge selection of authentic and delicious cuisine at your disposal. That…

8 Tips To Help You Stay Safe While Travelling

8 Tips To Help You Stay Safe While Travelling

Some of the links on this page are affiliate links which means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you. You can read the full disclosure statement here. Travelling the world can…

Uruguayan Food: 13 Must-Try Popular Dishes From Uruguay

Uruguayan Food: 13 Must-Try Popular Dishes From Uruguay

Traditional Uruguayan food is so vastly underrated and exciting! There are so many dishes to explore, each with an amazing heritage and history. I’ll be completely honest and say I expected the food to be fairly bland. But after trying a few of the local…