10 Great Foodie Vacations

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Many people plan vacations around a theme -- sun and fun, national landmarks, amusement parks, snorkeling. Have you ever noticed, though, that whenever you come back from vacation, the first thing people ask is, "How was the food?"

It's a worthy question. And some people plan their vacations around food alone -- traveling the globe to the best foodie destinations. It's called "gastro-tourism," and we've put together a list of some places (and dishes) you simply shouldn't miss.

Click "next" to get started on your culinary journey.