New York – 19 June 2017 – With three quarters (75%) of global travelers saying that they would likely travel somewhere renowned for its great food and drink when choosing their next travel destination[i], culinary travel is a trend on the rise. The joy of trying and eating delicious new dishes while travelling can make a trip to remember. Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travelers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, uncovers the top food destinations around the world, as endorsed by Booking.com travelers[ii]. Now you can discover these gastronomic hot spots on your next getaway.
[i]According to data collected by Booking.com with 12,781 respondents across 13 markets in September 2016. Respondents had to be 18 years of age or older, had to have travelled at least once in 2016 and had to be planning at least one trip for 2017. All respondents had to consider themselves part of their travel decision-making process
[ii] To find the top 25 destinations, Booking.com looked at destinations that had the most endorsements for ‘food’ by global Booking.com travelers, which needed to have over 300 endorsements or more for ‘food’ between 1 January 2016 – 31 December 2016 to be considered.