Chocolate has captivated the human beings from around 1100 B.C. When somebody catches hold of the favorite chocolate delicacy, he/she loves the euphoric sensation got from it. The piece of chocolate melted in your mouth provides the eater a perfect chocoholic experience. The description of the must visit Chocolicious Places in the world is following :
The destination of Belgium, which has over 2,000 shops, 16 museums and 12 factories of chocolate, called chocoholic’s paradise. Brussels, which is called the heart of the delicious business of chocolate, makes Belgium the ‘Chocolate capital of the world’, has 2 companies of chocolate named Godiva and Leonidas counted among the largest chocolate companies in the world. In Brussels, many other smaller shops and boutiques of chocolate can be found. There is an abundance of all kinds of chocolate treats in this place, but Pralince (a kind of sweetmeat) is found in the same way. On the tour of Brussels, the visitors can get the opportunity to visit ‘Musée DU Cacao et DU Chocolat’ (The Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate), where they could learn the method of making Mary and chocolate. Being a favorite of the Belgian Royal Family, this museum was established in 1919.
Switzerland, which is home to the famous brands of chocolate as Toblerone, Nestle, Teuscher, Sprungli and Lindt, has unsurprisingly the highest rate of per capita consumption of chocolate in the world. Zurich, which is home to the famous brands of chocolate such as Sprungli, Teuscher and Lindit, is the core of the business of chocolate in the country. The place of Bern produces mainly the brand of Toblerone. In the local shops and cafes, the visitors can pass hours relishing and praising the hundreds of variants of chocolate desserts and treats & they can get the chance of exploring Paradeplatz Square, Bahnhofstrasse, the Nestle factory in Broc, Merkur and a charming boutique of chocolate-Truffe.
Le Villajoyosa, Barcelona and Alicante, Spain
For the production of Chocolate, the country of Spain is as renowned as for the sun and architecture. Christopher Columbus, who discovered cacao beans (cocoa beans), didn’t know that it would become so much famous as an obsession in the continent of Europe. The country of Spain, which was the first country of this continent for taking the experience of the addiction to chocolate, has the place of Barcelona having been the capital for the addicts of cocoa. The place of Barcelona has fashioned many of the best chocolatiers in the globe like Simon Coll and Antoni Amatller. Even after opening their doors of the stores, the brands of Chocolates Amatller and Chocolate a la Taza produce chocolates of excellent quality. The other stores of chocolate in this country, which have been opened since the start of 1900 A.D., are Dulcinea, Pasteleria Escriba and Fargas.
San Francisco, California, U.S.
San Francisco, which is called the home to the legendary brand of Ghirardelli Chocolates established by Domenico Ghiradelli during the period of the Gold Rush, is surely one of the chocolate capitals of the world. The best way of having chocolate in the destination of San Francisco is the Chocolate Tour. Some of the renowned stores of chocolate in this destination are Michael Recchiuti, Richart San Francisco, XOX Truffle, Cocoa Bella, Coco-Luxe, TCHO and Christopher Elbow Artisinal Chocolates.
The beginning Mesoamericans were the foremost chocolatiers in the world and the country of Mexico has retained to produce chocolate ever since. In the special way, the streets of Oaxaca, Calle Mina are enriched with chocolate.The part of the daily life of the city is the sound of grinding and the enticing fragrance of pastries, hot cocoa beverages and candies. Chocolate, which pleases one’s soul besides doing with the eye and palate, is a greatly cherished tradition.
To enjoy the relishing of Chocolate in a particular way, the tourists can book the ‘Chocolate Tour Package’ available at the reputed tour company ARV Holidays with reasonable prices.