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9 Foods Americans Miss Most When Traveling and Living Abroad

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9 Foods Americans Miss Most When Traveling and Living Abroad

For culinary travelers, each voyage is an Amazing Epicurean Race, an attempt to devour as many regional dishes as possible before returning home. We usually don’t stay long enough (the average American takes 16 days off work each year, and only part of that is real vacation) to long for hometown eats. How can you crave a bagel when faced with the buttery baked nirvana of pain au chocolat and kouign-amanns at your Parisian boulangerie?