Also known as the Jersey Royal, this is a waxy salad potato famed for its distinctive flavour.
Not far away is Rotorua, a tourist spot famed for its steam, geysers, bubbling mud and foul, sulphurous smells.
India has a cuisine as diverse as its contrasting climate and the Punjab is famed for its clay ovens and tandoori cooking.
Our hero finds himself in Royale, a small French town famed for its casino (you can guess its name).
The place is justly famed for its antipasti and the final limoncello; you might want to skip straight from one to the other.
Palakkad, once famed for its ponds and tanks, has now lost most of them and the effect was a severe scarcity of water.
And it's even possible to buy an island in the waters of Lake Nicaragua, famed for its freshwater sharks.
Mr Geller, famed for his spoon-bending, has already signed up pop star Michael Jackson as an honorary director.
Not only were they fitter, but university sides were famed for producing some of the most innovative players of their generation.
The Regent Chiang Mai Resort and Spa offers shelter in an area famed for its distinctive culture.