Food is the most essential part of our life. Many people eat to live and many people live to eat. Food not only satisfies our hunger but also satisfies our mind and soul. Delicious food in life is as important as Plant with water. Eating Different and Delicious food can actually activate many brain cells that give us an absolute sense of happiness and can last for many hours and the memory of the food can last for the entire life.
In the same way, as Food gives us enjoyment travel also gives an equal amount of happiness and enjoyment and the memories last forever. Travel keeps our mind activate as we visit different places try to understand different changes and unique elements of the region. Our mind and soul get refreshed and rejuvenated.
When these two wonderful things- food and travel combines together it gives us the optimum joy that we can ever ask for. According to the latest travel news travel with food is considered as Icing on the cake.
In this fast running life, we get tired of matching the pace and speed of life but to get a chance and relaxation we need to take some time to try these wonderful elements of life- travel, and food.
The interesting fact is these two elements have been merged together and a unique discipline exists that is ‘Food Tourism’ or ‘Food Travel’.
In food tourism, people who value different regions and the culture over there move around specific places and associates themselves with the cooking and eating patterns of that region.
The people who are associated with food tourism can find their gastronomic spot of the experiment anywhere in the world, they respect every region and can find enjoyment through their traveling and trying the traditional food of that place. This is the best way to explore the deep driven roots of any region and the people over there.
Benefits of Food Travel
There several benefits of food travel when combined together. Few of the benefits are listed bellow-
- Let’s start with some health benefits. There are many health benefits to food and travel. Many people do not have time to eat ends up eating unhealthy foods and many time ends up starving themselves.
Every regional food has some nutritional value and some unique ingredients that can actually cure many lifestyle diseases. Traveling to different regions knowing about their food and the value of that food can actually help your health to get improved.
When we travel our body gets to experience some sort of changes that helps to revive many cells of our body. Traveling and eating food from different regions helps in strengthening our adaptation power.
When our body is adjustable to all the climatic conditions and foods over that region then it has the least chances to get trapped by any severe disease.
- Food and Travelling have many social benefits as well. When we visit any place we interact with many people around, we know to try to know their culture their livelihood and many more. Food is considered to be the best way to make friends.
When sharing their food and they share their food with us a quality bond forms between different cultures. Our mentality gets broader when we visit different places and see different social practices that could be bad and good for society and when people respond according to the social norms.
In Food tourism, we not only eat their food but also try to cook their food that helps us make new and unexpected friends from different regions of the world. Ad someone has wisely said that “the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach”.