Like a favorite café or a favorite bar, a favorite block is somewhere that feels like a welcome home every time you visit. If it’s truly a great block, you’ll be able to find local haunts, good eats, unique shops, and more than a few regulars at each. Here at AFAR, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to seek out the coolest go-to city stretches around the world. Along the way, we’ve found what we think are the sweetest blocks in six of our favorite cities. Now our only question is: Where to next? Tell us on social media or in the comments!
2. L’Écusson Quarter, Montpellier, France Languedoc wines and culinary styles traditional to southern France intersect with the hipster, artsy vibe of a university town–and it’s a match made in foodie heaven.