02/10/2012 07:22 am ET Updated Apr 11, 2012

8 Awesome Foodie Getaways Around The World (PHOTOS)

For folks obsessed with food and dining, it's only natural that taking a vacation would follow that passion. If you've ever carefully planned a meal-by-meal tour of Barcelona, you know what we're talking about. However, it's no longer enough to just head to Rome for pizza or Tokyo for sushi. Go somewhere unexpected on your next holiday.

Have a thing for mussels? Jet off to Prince Edward Island, Canada. Obsessed with tracking your favorite roving food trucks? Grab a Jeep and chase the ones that dot the Puerto Rican island Vieques. We've rounded up eight of our favorite destinations that are ideal for the food-obsessed. Did we miss your favorite? Let us know in the comments.