Mayssam Samaha is the Montreal-based food and travel writer behind Will Travel for Food. She was born and raised in Lebanon and lived in New York City before finally settling on Montreal as her home. She travels the world in search of her next culinary discovery, from Michelin-starred restaurants across the planet to the latest hole-in-the-wall down the street. Her blog, Will Travel for Food, has been a finalist in the Culinary Travel category of Saveur Magazine's Best Blog Awards for the past two years. Mayssam is a contributor to the Tourisme Montréal blog and is an expert in all things food in Montreal. She lives two blocks away from Montreal's Jean-Talon market – aka her "corner store" – and loves to peruse its many colorful stalls and specialized food shops.
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