Are you a motorhome lover and a fan of gastronomy? Do not hesitate any longer and discover our list of gastronomic destinations in motorhome!
You do not have to travel all over the world to tickle your taste buds! You will find many places all over Europe where you can taste good local specialties. If you are a lover of good food, discover our selection of gastronomic destinations in motorhome…
Why discover gastronomic destinations in motorhome?
Discovering gastronomic destinations in motorhome will allow you to escape through new tastes and smells, discover other cultures and thus meet passionate producers. It will also be the opportunity to discover the local territory and tourist places, promote the products and know-how and enjoy a nice moment.
Moreover, many travelers want to become increasingly responsible, and eating local and seasonal helps reduce the impact on the environment. (One more reason to enjoy!)
What to do to discover gastronomic destinations in motorhome?
- Register for a cooking class/workshop
- Visit a farmer and producer market
- Follow a gastronomic itinerary
- Take part in a gastronomic excursion
- Dinner at local restaurants
- Buy some local cookbooks
- Eat directly with the locals people
Which gastronomic destinations in motorhome?
Although France is very famous for its gastronomy, other countries and regions are also worth a visit. Let’s take a quick tour of the gastronomic destinations in motorhome in Europe:
Campania, Italy 🇮🇹
Italian cuisine is getting everyone agree: between pasta, pizzas, cold cuts, desserts and wines, there is something for every taste…. The region of Campania – beautiful and rich – has greatly influenced Italian national cuisine over time. With the various vegetables (tomatoes, eggplants and potatoes) that grow near Vesuvius, Naples is the birthplace of pizza and especially wood-fired pizza, let yourself be tempted!
👉 Take a gourmet break at IPM Parcheggio in Naples
The Basque Country, France 🇫🇷
In France, you will not resist the call of the famous “baguette” of bread, the piece of cheese with a good glass of wine. However, each region has its specialty: quiche lorraine, cassoulet, boeuf bourguignon and many others… Let yourself be seduced by the local specialties of the Basque Country. From Bayonne ham to the Garbure, including the famous Espelette pepper, foie gras, Ossau-Iraty or even Basque cake!
👉 Opt for a nice stopover on the services area of Biarritz
Andalusia, Spain 🇪🇸
A blend of many cultures, Spanish gastronomy has been influenced over the civilizations. An influence that can also be found in the tradition of the famous « tapas ». The cuisine of the beautiful region of Andalusia in southern Spain is incrementing is success. Between gazpacho, salmorejo, rabo de toro, migas, flamenquín, or even tocino del cielo and pestiños, you will not be disappointed with the trip (and your taste buds even less…)!
👉 Make a stop for lunch on the services area of Cordoba.
The Algarve, Portugal 🇵🇹
Rich and varied, the gastronomy in Portugal is mainly based on fish. It has experienced a revival in the recent years. Even the traditional « francesinha » dish has been revisited. To taste the local specialties, let’s go to the Algarve where fish and shellfish are king. At the restaurant, order a grelhado (fish or meat on the grill), rice with octopus or a cataplana (stew). For dessert, you can opt for a Dom Rodrigo or a fig tart.
👉 Take a taste break at Camperpark Carvoeiro Lagoa
The Islands, Greece 🇬🇷
Little known for its gastronomy, Greece nevertheless offers an excellent Mediterranean diet for health based on vegetables and olive oil. Even though many travelers are familiar with feta and tzatziki, have you ever tasted ouzo, mezze, souvlakis, choriatiki, dakos, or even moussaka and keftedes? On the islands or on the coast, relax by the sea and take the opportunity to taste octopus, squid and other fresh fish.
👉 Have a good break on the area of Villa MamaMia
Enjoy your trip to the best gastronomic destinations in motorhome, caravan or van with CaraMaps!