Top 5 Cities For Great Street Food

Life without good food has no spice to it. Experiment with these top 5 cities that are well-known for their street food and you will realise that good food is the best company you can have!

5. Germany

Head over to the Christmas Markets in Germany and you will know why Germans are so proud of their cuisine. Currywurst, crisp potatoes, hand twisted German pretzels and kebabs, are sure to turn you into a loyal patriot of Germany’s cuisine. You’ll also realise that Germany has more to its food than just sausages!

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4. Vietnam

If you have underestimated Vietnamese cuisine, their grilled pork chops, savoury soups and crab stir-fry are sure to prove you wrong. Vietnamese street food offers a package of flavours, difficult to describe. With very less use of spices, Vietnam uses simple ingredients like Tamarind water and broth to elevate the flavour of food it serves.

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3. Mexico City

Mexico’s street food is growing popular amongst other cuisines as well. The hot burritos, nachos, sugary churros and street corn will make you feel at home. What makes Mexican street food draw huge crowds is its level of simplicity. A favourite among vegetarians as well, Mexican street food is a sure winner!

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2. Thailand

The streets of Thailand breathe life to the food that is served with the aromatic mix of garlic, basil and spices welcoming you to the street food markets. Mango rice, papaya salad and roasted duck garnished with chillies will satisfy the foodie in you. Offering a complete meal, you can also head over for some desserts to cool down that heat!

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1. Singapore

Who knew that one of the world’s cleanest and most cosmopolitan cities offered the best street food in the world? The food markets in Singapore not only provide local Singaporean food but also food from India, Malaysia and Indonesia. Keeping up to top-class health standards, the ‘curried fish heads’ and ‘meat bone tea’ can’t be compared to anything else.

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Testing the cuisines that different cities offer, also provide great travel opportunities. Why not turn your ideal vacation into one that involves great street food in one of the 5 cities? Start a page on Shareagift today and collect money online to kick start that dream vacation!

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15 Shocking Social Media Stats!

Today marks the sixth-annual official Social Media Day! Social media is now an integral part of many of our lives, did you know that 40% of mobile phone owners use a social networking site on their phone! That’s a staggering statistic! Especially when you consider that there are more people in the world that own a cell phone than a toothbrush! Take a look through our list of 15 shocking social media stats and find out just how big social media has gotten!

1 – The +1 button is hit at least 5 billion times per day!

2 – As of last year 189 million of Facebook’s users are mobile only!

3 – 71.2% of the US are on Facebook!

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4 – People are spending 1 out of every 7 online minutes on Facebook!

5 – 9,100 tweets go out every second!

6 – 243,055.5 photos are uploaded to Facebook every minute!

7 – There are 1 billion likes daily on Instagram!

8 – 44% of users on Twitter have never sent a Tweet!

9 – 100 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube every minute!

10 – Approximately 20 million Twitter accounts are fake!

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11 – Thailand alone has 1.5 million Instagram users!

12 – 80% of the world’s leaders are on Twitter!

13 – YouTube receives over 1 billion unique visitors a month, approximately 1/7th of the world population!

14 – Every second 2 new members join LinkedIn!

15 – 210,000 years of music have been played on Facebook!

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Stats from Serach Engine Journal, Social Times, Instagram, Huffingtonpost and 60 Second Marketer.

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