Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Burgundy Canal

A quiet, narrow route (with locks just 5.2m wide) the Canal de Bourgogne gently winds through wooded hills and beautiful rural country of vivid green wheat and chick pea planted fields juxtaposed with splashes of rapeseed so bright yellow your … Continue reading

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Paris to the Bourgogne

By the time you finish reading this section of our blog, we will have covered the best part of the 430 kilometres (Paris to Saint Jean de Losne) and traversed 214 locks. Thanks to all these locks we will have … Continue reading

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Paris: our Top 10 Curiosities

Curiosities can turn into a never-ending trail of wanting to know .. and the more one reads with the help of the internet the more confusing things can become. One of the reasons it’s taken us some time to put … Continue reading

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