Category Archives: Europe

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 3, Part 1, Lézinnes to Ancy-le-Franc

Tell me: how bad would it be to wake up in the morning, step out on the deck of a luxury hotel barge, and see this: So began our second full day on La Belle […]

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 2, Part 4, Lézinnes

Shall we continue our leisurely cruise down the Burgundy Canal aboard European Waterways luxury barge, La Belle Epoque? Of course we shall! It’s almost time for dinner. Having spent a lovely afternoon in Chablis, tasting wine and walking […]

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 2, Part 3, Chablis

Let’s spend some more time on the Burgundy Canal, shall we? If you have read the previous entries in this series, you know we are ending our first full day of cruising aboard La Belle […]

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 2, Part 2, Tanlay to Lézinnes

If you wonder why Valeria and I fell in love with barge cruising, consider this: it took three fairly lengthy blog posts to cover the first 24 hours of the trip and our boat, La Belle […]

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 2, Part 1, Around Tanlay, October 2013

The last entry in this series, A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 1, Part 2, Tanlay, October 2013, ended with our first dinner on board the European Waterways hotel cruise barge, La Belle Epoque. Since […]

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 1, Part 2, Tanlay, October 2013

In Part 1 of this series, A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Part 1, Day 1, Paris to Tanlay, October 2013, I introduced the basic format of a barge cruise with European Waterways and took you on a […]

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A Barge Cruise on the Burgundy Canal, Day 1, Part 1, Paris to Tanlay, October 2013

Have you ever dreamed about a luxury vacation with a personal chef preparing amazing food, served with premium wines and a chance to see the French countryside up close and personal? Then you just might enjoy […]

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