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11 of the weirdest foods eaten around the world

11 of the weirdest foods eaten around the world

Weird, strange and interesting foods are what we live for here at Travel Food Atlas. If there is an odd, bizarre, gross or disgusting recipe being eaten in some culture in some country anywhere in the world, we will be there to document it! We […]

Will the avocado shortage affect me?

Will the avocado shortage affect me?

Everybody start panicking! The avocado shortage is here and prices of the popular green fruit (yes it’s a fruit), are going sky-rocket as the quality and supply begin to diminish. it’s all down to a price dispute between packing companies and the producers in the […]

Where to find the best Babi Guling in Bali, Indonesia

Where to find the best Babi Guling in Bali, Indonesia

Bali is notorious for many things; beautiful beaches, being an affordable wedding destination, cheap shopping, unofficially having the largest population of drunk Australians outside of Australia… But seriously, one of the more understated features of Bali would have to be the stunning, fragrant traditional dishes and […]

Discovering the lesser-known side of eating in Japan

Discovering the lesser-known side of eating in Japan

Japanese convenience store food You may think I am mad but honestly you cannot go to Japan without visiting one of their many convenience stores. For all those Westerners out there a convenience store is just that, a convenient pit stop to pick up an […]

10 best foodie gift ideas for people who love food 2018

10 best foodie gift ideas for people who love food 2018

Food related gifts are an absolute must for your food-obsessed friend or relative. Whether you need food lover gift ideas for your partner or you’re wanting to spoil yourself with a food-related present, this list of amazing gift ideas will certainly hit the spot! As […]

Jamaican cuisine. What food do they eat in Jamaica?

Jamaican cuisine. What food do they eat in Jamaica?

Typical Jamaican cuisine is the result of an interesting blend of cultures. As well as the influence of the Rastafarian religion; immigration and imperialism have allowed Jamaican food to become a unique mixture of tastes, cooking techniques and flavours. Different inhabitants to the island and a […]

Egyptian cuisine. What food do they eat in Egypt?

Egyptian cuisine. What food do they eat in Egypt?

Egypt is a vibrant country cloaked in rich ancient history. From the pyramids to the market bazaars, you can’t help but be overwhelmed by the smells, sounds, sights and culture. What’s more, Egyptian food sets a precedent for much of the Middle East and is […]

Bangladeshi cuisine: What food do they eat in Bangladesh?

Bangladeshi cuisine: What food do they eat in Bangladesh?

Traditional dishes of Bangladesh are made up of a diverse range of spices, herbs, rice, fish, meats and breads. Bangladeshi cuisine is similar to Indian food due to the fact that they share a border, a history of British rule, and cultural similarities. Unlike the neighbouring […]

Italian cuisine. What food do they eat in Italy?

Italian cuisine. What food do they eat in Italy?

Italian cuisine is generally characterised by its simplicity, focusing heavily on fresh, quality, seasonal ingredients. Italian food is mostly known worldwide for being the home of pizza, pasta and ragu. Italy has arguably the most popular and well known cuisine in Europe and indeed the […]

Peruvian cuisine: what food do they eat in Peru?

Peruvian cuisine: what food do they eat in Peru?

Peruvian cuisine and the typical foods eaten in Peru are distinctively varied and influenced by a range of factors including different ethnicities who settled there mostly during the 20th century, the cooking methods they brought with them, the availability of different meats and crops, and […]