Trying new snacks and desserts while traveling is definitely the most exciting part of every trip. This is a great way to elevate your travels and experience foreign cultures. Check out a few delicious snacks from around the world that everyone needs to try at least once.
Koeksisters, South Africa
Koeksisters, pronounced like ”cook sister”, is a traditional treat from South Africa that’s very similar to donuts. They’re made from delicious, crunchy pastry that’s fried and dipped in syrup.
This traditional Greek sweet is a must-try when visiting Athens or some of the beautiful Greek islands. Crispy loukoumades sprinkled with some honey, cinnamon, or chopped nuts are the perfect treat to enjoy with a cup of coffee.
Coxinhas are crispy croquettes filled with meat that you’ll find literally everywhere in Brazil, because it’s the most popular finger food in this country and the perfect snack for tourists to try.
There are so many interesting street foods to try in Japan, but this fish-shaped snack stuffed with sweetened red bean paste, or chocolate and matcha filling is one of the most delicious.
Ghoraibi, or ghraybeh, are soft and buttery cookies that are popular in Lebanon, and Middle East in general.