Just the fact that you are reading this, means that you are a human being, eating food and drinking water in order to stay alive. For some people food is just a means that they need in order to stay alive or to cure the worst hunger, for other, food is an art, and a hobby that can lead to amazing experiences.
According to en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foodie, a foodie is a person who has an ardent or refined interest in food and alcoholic beverages. A foodie seeks new food experiences as a hobby rather than simply eating out of convenience or hunger. The terms “gastronome” and “epicure” define the same thing, i.e. a person who enjoys food for pleasure.
Being a person that was lucky enough to travel to some parts of the world from a very young age, I got to experience tastes from around the world. Being in another country, the best way to get to know it, is by eating their food. It sure doesn’t mean that you will always like it, but it will definitely help you to get a better idea of what the culture is all about.
Food connects people and it’s the one thing that every human being has in common – you do need to eat. What we eat or the way that you like your certain food might differ from one country to another, but food is the one thing that can connect us without even being able to speak the language.
This coming week will be looking into the way how food connects people, how some people actually gets experts and being a total foodie and how you can become a foodie too! So keep tuning in and together we will get to experience the one topic that connects us all!