The Canal du Midi: A Gourmet Journey

On the third day of living on the water, in the dappled shade of the great green nave of plane trees, I woke early to bird song. Then a buttery waft told me the...

Water Activities in the Pays de la Loire

 Sailing and Yachting Novice and experienced sailors alike will find ideal conditions in the Pays de la Loire for sailing adventures. The sailing instruction is of the highest quality, and from La Baule to Les...

Touring the Loire’s Ports and Islands

Set sail on a voyage of discovery Yachting in the Pays de la Loire is superb, as it should be, considering it’s the home to some of the most famous names in yacht building (Beneteau,...

Top Areas to go Boating in France

Fancy exploring the canals of France but don't know where to start? Get the lowdown on the five main French canals... 1. Canal de Bourgogne This canal is important in providing a north-south route and stretches...

Port Camargue

Yachting Marina in the Mediterranean Built in the 1970s, the Port Camargue pleasure marina and harbour is the ideal base for docking, with its sheltered entrance and many nautical services provided. It is the largest...

The Maritime Heritage

Brittany and the sea Fishing Breton fishermen, whether involved in coastal fishing, deep sea fishing, factory fishing or fishing for shellfish, have succeeded in adapting their trade and diversifying their products over the years. Small scale...