By Travel & Leisure
July 22, 2009

The walls of the Gallo-Roman amphitheaters in the Rhône Valley city of Lyons will shake to the beats of the music festival Fourvière Nights (33-4/72-57-15-40;; through August 6). In attendance: Ravi Shankar, Lenny Kravitz, Les Choristes (from the Oscar-nominated film), and Afro-funk master Tony Allen.