Although Bourdain hates foodies, often calling them "contentious psychos," he thinks they are a tourist's best bet in finding a restaurant in an unknown city. "Never ask a concierge. Long before you arrive, go visit annoying foodie websites," said Bourdain. "Chances are if you go through the threads, you'll find some consensus or opinion emerging. The responses you get are often really impassioned and really informed.

[via Travel Channel]