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Tips to enjoy a vegetarian vacation

  • Look in the Travel Guide
    • Buy a travel guide and look for recommendations of popular local stores and restaurants for vegetarians.
  • Call the local chamber of commerce
    • Ask for a list of vegetarian friendly restaurants
  • Purchase a copy of Vegetarian Journal’s Guide to Natural Food Restaurants in the U.S. and Canada.
    • The guide contains listings of natural food restaurants, Inns, Spas, Camps and Vacation Spots the cater to vegetarians.
  • Oversees Travel
    • If you are traveling oversees, visit www.vegetarianguides.co.uk for Britain, Europe, France and London vegetarian guides.
  • Learn how to order vegetarian dishes in the native language.
  • The International Vegetarian Union has information about how to order vegetarian dishes in the native language of the country you are visiting.
  • Bring Food Bring food with you just in case you can’t find a vegetarian friendly market.
    • Small bags of nuts, dried fruits, pretzels, and crackers are lightweight and easy to travel with.
  • Request a Vegetarian Meal when booking flights.
    • Many airlines, cruises and train carriers offer vegetarian meals.
    • Ask the customer service representative about their vegetarian options when booking your flight, cruise or train trip.