What's your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? The decision shouldn't be made lightly – after all, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And while Americans are familiar with their standard breakfast fare, morning meals around the world are all drastically different, each one presenting a little bit of the local flavor.
Below are some of the most interesting, unusual, and tasty breakfasts from around the world. Take a look at the list and consider switching up your morning eggs-and-bacon routine. The breakfast in Mexico looks so delicious.
UNITED STATES: Breakfast foods vary widely from place to place, but typical options include eggs, pancakes, bacon, or cereal.
AUSTRALIA: The typical breakfast consists of cold cereal and toast with vegemite.
BRAZIL: Expect to find ham, cheeses, and bread, served with coffee and milk.
CHINA: Traditional breakfasts vary based on the region, but dim sum, small plates of food prepared in a variety of ways, is popular.
SWITZERLAND: The Swiss like to start their day with Birchermüesli: raw oats and grains topped with dried and / or fresh fruit and served in milk or yogurt.
PAKISTAN: Pakistanis enjoy heartier meaty breakfasts, like Nihari, a stew made with beef sirloin and / or shank pieces.
COLOMBIA: A traditional breakfast in Bogota is changua, a milk, scallion, and egg soup.