Whatever your next travel destination might be, it seems you no longer have to wait until you touch down to indulge in local cuisine.
While most airplane meals still aren't as lavish as they might have been for first-class travelers in the early years of commercial flight, you can still get a taste of various countries' food in the air, which is far more interesting than a bag of pretzels.
According to , many companies are looking to entice hungry jet-setters with high-quality dishes native to their flight destination. Fly on Hong Kong's airline, for example, and you might dine on Cantonese-style breakfast prawns, dumplings and noodles, with a fruit salad and croissant on the side. Or take a trip to Paris on , and have your first French baguette above the clouds, with chicken and pasta in cream sauce and an apple compote with a sweet tart for dessert.
Checkout the infographic below to get a taste of what you might be dining on on your next flight.