Location matters. Deciding where to stay on your travels will impact your access to amazing local food experiences.

In the articles below, we highlight some of the best places to stay for food lovers. Generally, the neighborhoods are in close proximity to local markets, cafes, bakeries, and restaurants. The areas are safe, easy to navigate, and rich in local food experiences.

If you want to stay at hotels that are rooted in the local culture and traditions, you’ll also find some recommendations below. These are boutique hotels with award-winning restaurants that celebrate the local culinary heritage.

Whatever your preference, stay local and eat local.

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