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Briare – Digoin (Canal Lateral a la Loire) July 2012

Tuesday 26 June On a grey, drizzly morning we set off from Briare to start the return leg of our summer cruising. We hadn’t got as far as we wanted to, having planned to continue onto the Canal du Briare … Continue reading

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Canal Lateral a la Loire: Digoin to Briare (June 2012)

Friday 8th June Moored at Digoin, where it rained occasionally during the night with the odd distant growl of thunder, and we woke to grey skies interspersed with patches of blue and the odd pale ray of sunshine.  We’d been … Continue reading

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Lateral a Loire, Menetreol to Fleury-s-Loire, June 2008

Monday 9th June After a very misty start, the sun burned away the clouds and we were soon cruising along under practically cloudless skies.  This canal  (Lateral à Loire), meanders alongside the river Loire through some of the finest wine-growing … Continue reading

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