Sometimes watching beautiful people make and consume food is even more fun than making or consuming it oneself. The successes can be more poignant: remember Kristin Wiig preparing that perfect cupcake in Bridesmaids and then, with no one else to appreciate it, eating it herself? And the...

1. Oaxaca, Mexico Mole, Mezcal and some of the most vibrant food markets in the world await in Oaxaca. Don’t miss the squash blossom quesadillas from local street vendors. Photo: Song of the Road Photo: Roaming Around the World Photo: Travel + Leisure 2. Osaka, Japan A quick bullet train from Tokyo and you’ll find world class snow crab,...