Hemis / Alamy

Marseilles, France

14 of 15

The scruffy charm of France’s edgiest city—one of the European Union’s Capitals of Culture for 2013—will be on full display this year. But clothing designers such as Caroline Hanny and Didier Parakian are also turning heads. Style seekers browse the racks in the Cours Julien district; artists are colonizing the Le Panier area; and trendy types hole up at Philippe Starck’s Mama Shelter ($).

Hottest Travel Destinations of 2013

Marseilles, France

The scruffy charm of France’s edgiest city—one of the European Union’s Capitals of Culture for 2013—will be on full display this year. But clothing designers such as Caroline Hanny and Didier Parakian are also turning heads. Style seekers browse the racks in the Cours Julien district; artists are colonizing the Le Panier area; and trendy types hole up at Philippe Starck’s Mama Shelter ($).

Hemis / Alamy

Hottest Travel Destinations of 2013

Explore More