World Food Tourism Summit Recognizes the Power of Gastronomy

Anticipating continued strong growth in food tourism, the first World Food Tourism Summit last week drew hundreds of attendees from 26 countries, including the United States and Canada, to Lisbon where industry experts focused on how gastronomy, by providing an...Read more

Dominican Republic: Barcelo Bavaro Beach Resort Kicks Off ‘Theme Weeks’ for 2015

Barceló Bávaro Beach Resort has announced a variety of themed weeks and events that will be celebrated at the resort throughout the year. From “Gastronomic Week” to World Environement Day, there are activities available for every guest to enjoy and...Read more

Portugal: World Food Tourism Summit Integrates Chef’s Congress Into April 2015 Event

The World Food Tourism Summit program takes place at the Estoril Congress Centre in Portugal April 8 – 11, 2015. A new feature that the event is introducing this year is the integration of the Chefs Congress, promoted by “Edições...Read more

WFTA Welcomes Food Travel Experts to New Board of Directors

The World Food Travel Association (WFTA) announced a new program to develop a world-wide network of consulates and embassies, augmenting its current network of more than 80 ambassadors. “ACE” stands for “Ambassadors, Consulates & Embassies.” Consulates and Embassies function like...Read more

Chile: Bike & Wine Colchagua with Santiago Adventures

The southern extreme of the large Rapel Valley is best known as the Colchagua Valley, a zone that has traditionally been highly celebrated for its ripe and juicy red wines. Cabernet Sauvignon continues to hold the lead, although it is...Read more

Experience Authentic Garifuna Culture and Cuisine in Hopkins, Belize

Villa Verano sits in the heart of one of Belize’s most attractive Garifuna villages, and is the perfect spot for immersing in the culture and indulging in the cuisine. Belize has been considered a cultural melting pot for some time,...Read more

Macedonia is Next Culinary Hotspot for Foodies

Listen up, foodies. Sitting due north of Greece and proximate to Turkey is Macedonia, a yet-to-be-discovered country popping up on the culinary radar thanks to cheese, wine and wild game. Now there’s an opportunity to taste and tour this ancient...Read more

Culinary Pursuits in the Baltic Sea Region

New restaurants, star chefs, local produce and deep-rooted culinary traditions make the Baltic Sea region ideal for the culinary traveler. Unique and delicious local produce have allowed the Baltic cities of Hamburg, Warsaw, Riga, Helsinki and St. Petersburg to produce...Read more

Australia: The Gourmet Road Less Traveled with Artisan Traveler

Take the foodie journey of a lifetime, as travelers make their way to discover the amazing dining and entertainment districts of Perth and enjoy a full-day Indigenous Heritage tour at Kings Park. Spend a day at Monkey Mia and enjoy...Read more

Las Vegas: Bellagio Announces Lago by Julian Serrano Restaurant, Set to Open in March

Lago by Julian Serrano, a new concept from the celebrated Las Vegas chef, will debut at Bellagio Resort & Casino in March 2015. Featuring a dining room with floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows, Lago will boast views of the resort’s iconic fountains....Read more