Don’t be embarrassed! We know half the reasons you want to travel Asia involve eating. There’s no better way to fathom the cultural roots of a country than diving into its food. Make sushi in Tokyo or fish off the coast in Borneo. Taste the elusive flavors of life in Asia. Whether you’re staying in a guesthouse in the rainforest or elbowing past zealous clients in a street stall, it’s easy to do what the locals do. Just eat, drink, and eat some more.
For an idea of the diversity Asia offers in culinary traditions, browse Backyard Travel’s savory itineraries, all of which can be tailored to your taste buds.