Monthly Archives: April 2015

Passing Ships – from Decize to Fragnes.

After refuelling at Decize and in need of a rest we made the three hour journey, on a cold and windy but dry afternoon, to Gannay-sur-Loire – where not only was the Port des Vanneaux fully operational with free water … Continue reading

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Early season blues

The Canal du Nivernais did open as predicted on Monday 16th March and Chris, the Vermenton Port manager, telephoned VNF (the French Waterways Authority) to book us a passage southbound for the following day, St Patrick’s Day. We set out … Continue reading

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