Category Archives: Canal du Nivernais

Music, markets and meandering 

As they say in France, “oo lu lu lu, Une problem”. At least that’s what our mechanic says. We had a little leak during a deluge night before last. The driving rain came through a couple of closed but obviously … Continue reading

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Finally…we make it to Auxerre

Saying au revoir to our friends in Normandy (thanks again Debbie and Lloyd), we started our long journey over to Burgundy. It took about six hours to drive to Auxerre and then another half an hour to find the port … Continue reading

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Clamecy and the gorgeous Villiers-sur-Yonne.

We woke this morning to a gorgeous summers day, even though it’s officially autumn tomorrow. The leaves have started to fall so it’s not far away. Since we left Clamecy the weather has been hot, around 35°. We have been … Continue reading

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Cruising on the Nivernais. Vincelles to Clamecy.

It’s a chilly morning here in Chatel Censoir, but the sun is shining and the wind has died down somewhat. When I last wrote we were moored in Vincelles having made our plan D. And this is still the plan. … Continue reading

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