One of the best parts about traveling is the opportunity to explore the dining options that a region has to offer. If you want to truly experience the city that you are visiting, you need to experience food like a local. It’s not always easy to find the best restaurants when traveling, so here are five tips to help you do just that.
Take the Road Less Traveled
When visiting a vacation destination, you’ll typically find a few main streets that are packed with restaurants and swarming with tourists. If you want to eat like a local, you’ll avoid these venues, which typically offer overpriced and substandard food. Instead, continue exploring the roads less traveled, and you’ll be sure to stumble upon a great restaurant that is crowded with locals. See what dishes they’re eating and follow suit. You can even look up restaurants that have been featured on shows like “Diners, Drive Ins and Drives,” or “Man vs. Food,” in order to find truly unique hometown places off the beaten path. Continue reading “Bon Appetit! How to Scout out the Best Restaurants When Traveling”