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Avignon & Arles: The best of France's summer festivals

In this edition we take you to two cities in southern France, Avignon and Arles, both home to major arts festivals over the summer. This year, it's the 70th edition of the Avignon Theatre Festival, which attracts over 1,000 theatre companies and more than a million visitors. Then we head over to Arles, a source of inspiration to artists for decades and which has a photography festival every summer – check it out with us.