Celebrate the grape-base liqueur cognac in style during this foodie festival which highlights cognac, of course, but also other local products such as the Pineau des Charentes and Marenne oysters. Visitors settle in fishermen’s shacks on the port to enjoy food and drink while live music is played every night from 26-28 July.

Each year in July, theatre-goers in their thousands make their way to the Provence department of Vaucluse for the Festival d’Avignon, which has been taking place in the town since 1947. One of the biggest international contemporary live performance events, the festival features a programme of music, dance, art and theatre performed in venues across the […]