Champagne and the region of Champagne - part 3 of our guide to French wine

Champagne: a wine region famous the world over. Part 3 of our guide to French wine

In part 3 of the French Waterways guide to French wine we move our focus to a wine region synonymous with celebration: Champagne. The queen of celebratory drinks, champagne is famous the world over as the bubbly to crack open whenever there’s something to celebrate. Whether you’re toasting a marriage,…

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4 wine cruises to ferment a life long love of French wine

We all have a favourite wine, or wines. But we never say never to discovering something new! So we delight in bringing you the best of wine cruises and wine tasting from our luxury hotel barges. You’ll be shipping cases home before you’ve even left the cellar. A good wine tasting…

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Last minute exclusives – fabulous cruise discounts

Exclusively from french-waterways.com, fabulous discounts on last minute cruises. Get a 50% discount for your partner or companion when you share a double cabin. Or, if you’re travelling alone, take advantage of a no single supplement. Book a cabin and only pay for yourself! Enquire now to reserve your cabin on one of the…

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UK to the Med :: Episode 2 :: River Marne to the River Saone

In the second episode, with the waterways almost to ourselves, we enjoy Champagne in a cold, bright November, travel the delightful and very quiet Marne à la Saone canal south to the River Saone and get to Saint Jean de Losne where we meet lots of new friends. I went…

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