France Passion Plaisance proposes to you to live holiday river through the eyes and keyboard enthusiasts bloggers about travels.
Stories, good ideas, photos and videos are found in this series which includes more than one Part.
Part #1 : Madame Oreille in Alsace
FPP Travel / Les Canalous launch a new event : the bloggers cruise
Bloggers tell their river cruise holidays from the 4 corners of France.
Stories, photos, videos... Many accounts to make you live their experience along the water current.
First Part of this new series: "Madame Oreille" in Alsace
Splendid photos and 2 videos not to be missed!
|link section 1 (photos)|
|link section 2 (photos, story and mini-video)|
|link section 3 (vidéo)|
Part #2 : Mes Doudoux et Cie in Mayenne
The soap "The blogger cruise" goes on!
This time, Miss Brownie, blog « Mes Doudoux et Cie », explains her cruise
with her three children.
2nd part : Mes Doudoux et Cie in Mayenne (available in French only)
Surprising photos and advices to make a cruise on the Mayenne river.
|link article 1 : the choice of the cruise|
|link article 2 : first view|
|link article 3 : a different zoo|
|link article 4 : good food along the Mayenne river|
|link article 5 :a cruise with children on board|
|link article 6 : advice for a cruise on the Mayenne river|
Part #3 : Mes Petits Bonheurs on the Lot
Another episod of our soap "La Croisière des Blogueurs" !
This time, Rachel, of the blog « Mes Petits Bonheur », explains her cruise along the Lot River.
Crew: 4 adults and 2 children on board a Tarpon 42 N.
Beautiful pictures of the Lot Valley and videos (how to operate the boat, locking through) worth to see...
3rd episod: Mes Petits Bonheurs (available in French only)
|link article 1 : the preparation|
|link article 2 : first impressions|
|link article 3 : video of handling of the boat|
|link article 4 : video of the manual lock|
|link article 5 : canal boat : advice|
|link article 6 : photo album of the Lot river|
Part #4 : Vol714 on le Canal du Midi
Another episod of our soap "The blogger cruise"!
Jean-François, of the blog Vol714.com, explains his cruise along the Canal du Midi
with his crazy young crew!
Crew: 4 adults on board a Tarpon 42 N.
Very useful tourist information, magnificent photos and videos (lock, slide show photos)...
4th episode: Vol714
|link article 1 : Boat's presentation|
|link article 2 : Canal du Midi's photos|
|link article 3 : Life on board|
|link article 4 : Lock video|
|link article 5 : Capestang in the Hérault's heart|
|link article 6 : Release ropes!|
|link article 7 : Carcassonne, terminus|
|link article 8 : Slide show photo of the stay|
Part #5 : Romain World Tour in Burgundy
Your "The Blogger's Cruise" serial continues its « Tour de France » !
Romain, author of the famous Romain-world-tour.com blog, tells us about his cruise along the "Canal de Roanne à Digoin" in the heart of Burgundy.
Crew : 12 adults onboard a Tarpon 49 Quattro Prestige.
Attention: a video not to be missed !
5th episode : Romain World Tour
|link article 1 : photos of the cruise|
|link article 2 : video of the cruise (not to be missed)|
Part #6 : The Green Geekette in Camargue
"The blogger cruise" is landing in Camargue!
Claire, The Green Geekette's blog's autor, describe in détails her cruise
over the Canal du Rhone at Sète in the heart of the Camargue.
Crew: 6 adults on board a Tarpon 42 Trio Prestige
6th episode: The Green Geekette
|link article 1 : presentation of the week end|
|link article 2 : the Tarpon 42 Trio Prestige|
|link article 3 : the life on board|
|link article 4 : Camargue's photos|
Part #7 : Voyageons Autrement in Aquitaine
"The blogger cruise" is landing in Aquitany!
Sébastien, one of the authors of the site Voyageons Autrement, portal about responsible tourism describe its cruise on the Baïse river in the heart of Lot-et-Garonne (Aquitany), from Damazan to Nérac
Crew: 7 adults on board a Triton 1050.
7th episode : Voyageons Autrement
|link article 1 : tale and photos of the cruise|
|link article 2 : the Toue Cabanée boat|
Part #8 : I-travelled.com in Bourgogne
The "Blogger cruise" 8th episode takes you on in Burgundy, from Pontailler sur Saône.
Elyes, I-travelled.com travel's blog author, gives his impressions following his cruise on the petite Seille in the heart of Burgundy.
Crew: 7 adults on board a Tarpon 42 N.
|link article 1 : cruise's presentation|
|link article 2 : cruise tale and photos|
|link article 3 : the Toue Cabanée|
Part #9 : Carnets de Traverse in Bourgogne
« The Bloggers' Cruise » returns in Burgundy !
Julie aka Lilou left from Digoin and tells us about her journey through two articles with beautiful photos Crew: 6 adults onboard a Tarpon 42 Trio Prestige.
9th Episode: Carnets de Traverse
|link article 1 : presentation of the boat and things to know to be able to navigate|
|link article 2 : a cruise story and "culinary review"|
Part #10 : L'aventure en voyage in Alsace
Alsace welcomes The Bloggers' cruise!
Estelle from the L'aventure en voyage blog decided to test inland cruising along the canals in Alsace, from Hochfelden
Crew: 6 adults on a Tarpon 42N.
10th episode: L'aventure en voyage
|link article 1 : the cruise story along the Alsace waterways|
|link article 2 : photo gallery of the journey|
Part #11 : Globalgrasshopper in Bourgogne
American bloggers turn up in Pontailler!
Becky and her friends discovered, jut for the weekend, the charms of the Côte d'Or scenery and share them with us.
Crew : 8 persons onboard a Tarpon 42A.
11th episode: Globalgrasshopper
|link article 1 : story of the weekend along the waterways (English)|
Part #12 : Vagabondes.fr in Mayenne
Meet the bloggers' cruise in the Mayenne region!
Catherine from Vagabondes.fr left for a few day to discover the unknown yet charming region. Crew: 6 adults and 2 children onboard a Tarpon 42
12th episode : Vagabondes.fr
|link article 1 : weekend on a boat on the Mayenne River|
|link article 2 : from Daon to Pruillé, 22km on the Mayenne Rriver|
Part #13 : Mes Petits Bonheurs in Burgundy
The bloggers 'cruise becomes Burgundian!
Rachel from Mes Petits Bonheurs leaves again with her tribe, this time for a journey in Burgundy, from Pontailler-sur-Saône!
Crew: 5 children and 4 adults onboard a Tarpon 42N
13th episode: Mes Petits Bonheurs
|link article 1 : inland cruise from Pontailler to Mantoche|
|link article 2 : the Savoyeux tunnel with a beautiful video|
|link article 3 : inland waterways tourism, on a boat, by bike or on foot!|
|link article 4 : tourism in Gray, town stopover on the Saône river|
|link article 5 : video of the inland cruise on the Saône river, five days in five minutes|
Part #14 : Merci pour le Chocolat in Charente
The Bloggers' Cruise returns in the Charente region !
Halima from Merci pour le Chocolat introduces this beautiful region onboard a license free boat, which is full of unlikely views.
Crew: 8 persons on a Tarpon 42 Trio Prestige
14th episode: Merci pour le Chocolat
|link article 1 : story of the Charente cruise from Cognac|
|link article 2 : video of the inland cruise in Charente|
Part #15 : Vol714 on the Lot
Vol714 cruising again, this time on the Lot!
Jean-François gets back on a boat on the Lot this time, from Luzech to introduce the scenery with his as mad as ever crew!
Crew: 4 adults on a Tarpon 37N
15th episode : Vol714
|link article 1 : presentation of the crew|
|link article 2 : culinary discovery in Luzech|
|link article 3 : cruise story and bad weather!|
|link article 4 : The Valentré Bridge and visit of Cahors|
|link article 5 : cruise story|
Part #16 : Travel-Vox in the South
The bloggers' cruise returns in the South!
Julien from Travel-Vox brings us in the heat of the Canal du Midi from Colombiers, to benefit from the famous plane trees and from the nice weather!
Crew: 8 adults on a Haines Rive 40
16th episode: Travel-Vox
|link article 1 : the Canal du Midi by boat: 5 preconceived ideas on inland waterways tourism|
Part #17 : Ménilmonde on the Lot
The bloggers' cruise go on an adventure on the Lot !
Claire and Max from Ménilmonde bring us on the fabulous Lot river.
Crew: 7 adults on a Tarpon 42N
17th episode: Ménilmonde
|link article 1 : the Lot on a boat : presentation of the region|
|link article 2 : handling the boat and things to know|
|link article 3 : the same article, in English|
|link article 4 : superb video to appreciate the beauty of the Lot and the atmosphere of a cruise!|
Part #18 : Madame-Oreille in Poland
The bloggers' cruise emigrate to Poland!
Madame-Oreille bring you far from France to go on an adventure in Poland, from the base of Rybina!
Crew: 4 adults on a Vistula Cruiser 30 and a Weekend 820 Delux
18th episode: Madame-Oreille
|link article 1 : Photographed on a boat|
|link article 2 : First impressions of the cruise|
|link article 3 : The Elblag-Malbork-Tczew loop|
|link article 4 : presentation of Gdansk|
|link article 5 : magnificent video of this journey in Poland|
Part #19 : Bull' in Camargue
The bloggers' cruise continue under the Camargue Sun.
Bull allows us to benefit from their cruise in the Camargue region to show us the tranquility in the low season!
Crew : 6 adults on a Tarpon 37N
19th episode: Bull' from GeekyandGirly
|link article 1 : 5 good reasons to go on a weekend on a boat!|
Part #20 : Mammagiramondo in Alsace
The bloggers' cruise take an Italian accent with Mammagiramondo who went cruising in Alsace!
Crew: 4 adults and a child on a Tarpon 37
20th episode: Mammagiramondo
|link article 1 : discoveries and walks in Alsace (Italian)|
|link article 2 : story along the waterways in Alsace (Italian)|
Part #21 : Handicap Au Vent in the Midi (South of France)
Both partners from the Disabled in the Wind blog left for a few days between Homps and Carcassonne to discover our Access Fleet!
Crew: 4 adults on a Triton 1160 Handy
21st episode: Handicap au Vent
|link article 1 : small article with video in order to discover the access boat on the Canal du Midi|
Part #22 : 3viajesaldia in Camargue
The bloggers' cruise becomes Spanish the time of a cruise in Camargue with the bloggers from 3viajesaldi!
Crew: 4 adults on a Tarpon 32
22nd episode: 3viajesaldia
|link article 1 : presentation of the cruise in Camargue (Spanish)|
|link article 2 : life onboard and alongside a riverboat (Spanish)|
|link article 3 : a video which resumes the pleasure of a cruise in Camargue|
Part #23 : A Salto de Mata leaving from Digoin
Return of the bloggers in Burgundy, on our Digoin base, with the blogger from A Salto de Mata and his friends!
Crew : 4 adults on an Espade 1230 Handy
23rd episode: A Salto de Mata
|link article 1 : a video representing an inland waterways cruise onboard a Handy boat in Burgundy (Spanish)|
Part #24 : Libelul sails along the Roanne Canal
The bloggers cruise stops for a moment on the Roanne canal in Burgundy with Libelul !
Crew : 2 adults/1 child on a Tarpon 37 duo Prestige
24th Episode : Libelul
|link article 1 : A lovely canal boat cruise on a Tarpon 37 Duo Prestige|
|link article 2 : The story of the number 4 lock|
|link article 3 : Storm and rainbow in Melay|
Part #25 : Carnet d'Escapade : from Pontailler to the Saone
Lets continue our overview of the bloggers cruise, this time starting from Pontailler-sur-Saône!
Crew 12 adults on a Tarpon 49 Quattro Prestige
25th Episode : Carnet d'Escapade
|link article 1 : On board sailors !|
|link article 2 : Peaceful life on the boat.|
|link article 3 : Man overboard !|
Part #26 : "Voyage Cast" in Alsace
Lets stop a moment to listen to the podcast of Voyagecast, departing from Hochfelden
Crew: 3 adults on a Tarpon 32
26th Episode : "Voyage Cast" in Alsace
|link article 1 : The article and podcast by Voyagecast|
Part #27 : "Le journal de Maman" in the Nivernais region
Lets go through the locks and tunnels in the Nivernais on a Tarpon42N
Crew 6 adults and 2 children on a Tarpon 42N
27th Episode : "Le journal de Maman" in the Nivernais region
|link article 1 : 12 locks on the Nivernais Canal|
|link article 2 : The most beautiful parts of the Nivernais Canal|
Part #28 : "Dans la peau d'une fille" in Burgundy
"Dans la peau d'une fille" takes us to Burgundy, departing from Chatillon en Bazois. Share her story on a licence free boat
Crew : 6 adults and 2 children on a Tarpon 32
28th Episode : "Dans la peau d'une fille" in Burgundy
|link article 1 : The story of a canal cruise in Burgundy|