Annonay The Essential
In a depression in the Vivarois plateau, a town famous for its innovators... Some have remained anonymous: those who, taking advantage of the exceptional quality of the water of the River Deûme and River Cance, set up taweries and tanneries on the river banks in the Middle Ages. Every year, during the Fête des Montgolfières, held the first weekend in June, dozens of multicoloured hot air ballons rise up majestically over the town.
A Gothic building, the remains of a