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La Renaissance:
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From: A Barge Cruise in France

Halte Fluviale - Moret-sur-Loing

Saturday: Moret-sur-Loing to Paris

The next morning, we disembarked from La Renaissance (on right) and returned to Paris, which was a one-hour drive from Moret-sur-Loing.

On the way, Jean-Pierre was kind enough to stop at a ship chandler's in Saint-Mammès, where we bought the last remaining copies of Navicarte Waterway Guide No. 20, a canal and river atlas for boaters and barge operators. (The trilingual waterway guide, published by éditions Grafocarte, is expensive but makes a great cruise souvenir.)

For more information about hotel-barge cruising on the Canale de Briare and the Canale du Loing, read our La Renaissance barge cruise review and visit European Waterways Ltd at

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