4 of the best holiday destinations for vegetarians and vegans

Finding food you love on holiday should be as easy as apple pie.

But wait… Our vegan friends can’t always enjoy a slice of apple pie, so Gay Times and Celebrity Cruises have compiled a list of great veggie and vegan holiday destinations, perfect for finding something different while on holiday with stress-free local cuisine.

Copenhagen, Denmark

The Danish capital of Copenhagen is renowned for its ground-breaking and exciting vegetarian cuisine.

For a like-minded community feel, you need to head to Morgenstede where you will find a restaurant run by volunteers offering a mixture of vegan cuisines.

42 Raw is exactly what you’d expect, it serves the very best of raw meals and is 100% vegan, served as close to their natural state as possible.

Veve is one of the worlds best Michelin-starred vegetarian restaurant with plenty of options for the Vegan cousins. A must-visit restaurant for vegans, veggies and anyone who enjoys experiencing fantastic food.

Stockholm, Sweden

The home of vegan innovation, Stockholm is a beautiful city with some inspirational vegan menus.

For fresh flavourful veggie food, you needn’t look further than Herman’s Vegetarisk Restaurang, which blends the fine dining experience with all the choices of a buffet. The restaurant is set amongst a green garden on top of a hill, offering views out over the city and the Gröna Lund amusement park.

Next, head to organic bakery Naturbageriet in the Old Town, Gamla Stan, for dessert where you can enjoy a vegan kanelbullar – the Swedish version of a cinnamon bun, enjoyed during Fika with a vegan twist.

New York, USA

New York is a hub of both American and international flavour, where food meets culture meets variation. There really is something for everyone.

New York is home to the Vegan Street Fair, giving you more choices than ever before. See restaurants and chefs from around the world bringing you the very best in vegan food while soaking up the talented musicians  NYC has to offer.

As for restaurants, you can’t go wrong with the Cinnamon Snail. Its menu is always new and exciting as it changes with the seasons.

San Francisco, USA

San Francisco was the first American city to embrace the Meatless Mondays initiative, and there are even healthy food concession stands at the city’s sports games.

Mission District is a great place to find some up-and-coming and innovative vegan food for your taste-buds. Try Gracias Madre for vegan Mexican food, or Ananda Fuara – run by spiritual teacher Sri Chinmoy – for big portions and friendly service.

Is your mouth watering yet? Find out more about Celebrity Cruises’ USA and Northern Europe cruises to discover your next vegetarian or vegan culinary getaway.



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