News | Indonesia Food Travel Book Wins Award

Gorontalo Food Travel Book listed in Gourmand's Best Books 1995-2020 Our Association's Ambassador in Indonesia, Amanda Niode, recently informed us that Gourmand International's World Cookbook Awards recently announced the "Gourmand World Cook Book Awards Best of the Best 1995-2020," a list of the best books selected from Gourmand Awards winners over the past 25 years. One…

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News | Outstanding International Participation at the 2020 FoodTreX Online Summit

Delegates told us that they were positively inspired and motivated after our recent FoodTreX Online Food Travel Summit that took place last week on April 22 - 23. Our ten speakers spoke to passionate professionals from 33 countries, and provided practical insights, tips, and advice on diverse subjects affecting our culinary tourism industry stakeholders. This year's…

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News | World Food Travel Day April 18

The World Food Travel Association (WFTA) is calling all food-loving travelers, as well as the world’s travel and hospitality industries, to join us in celebrating World Food Travel Day on April 18. World Food Travel Day celebrates the reason to travel to experience our world's culinary cultures. The Day first launched in 2019 and is designed…

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News | Food Travel Talk TV Launches

We're all about firsts here at the World Food Travel Association. Today we're announcing our new monthly culinary travel trade talk show. The first episode airs live on April 15 at 16:00 London UK time. WHAT IS IT? Food Travel Talk TV is a talk show created by and for the world’s culinary travel trade industry.…

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News | Special Food Travel Industry Bulletin

SPECIAL INDUSTRY BULLETIN As the crisis grows, our hearts go out to each and every member of our community, which has been devastated by this pandemic. Much of our industry is comprised of small business owners, and we absolutely know what you are going through. Times are hard, but we've made a list of what YOU…

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News | How Some Food Tour Operators are Facing Covid-19

Have a look at how some food tours around the world are coping with the Covid pandemic. Maine Food for Thought Maine Food for Thought an educational food tour based in Portland, Maine, USA has created an official Covid response document with detailed information about their cancellation policies and also special ticket types including a special…

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