Sixto Green boats are just as easy to use, you do need to know how and where to charge electric boats along the route..

How and where to charge electric hire boats

When hire boat cruising company Nicols launched the Estivale Sixto Green early in 2018 (link to other blog), they introduced the first electrically powered hire boat and brought zero emission cruising to France. Launched only from its base at Saverne in Alsace, it sold out quickly and early bookings for…

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France 2019 - what’s new? Planning your France 2019 holiday? Beyond the waterways, it’s really important for us to know what’s going on across the country, especially in tourist hotspots. We’ve started the research, so you don’t have to. Read on to discover our round-up of landmark anniversaries, cultural treats, foodie fests, sporting events, shopping sprees and must-see exhibitions in France next year. Keep your diary handy!

France 2019 – what’s new?

Planning your France 2019 holiday? Beyond the waterways, it’s really important for us to know what’s going on across the country, especially in tourist hotspots. We’ve started the research, so you don’t have to. Read on to discover our round-up of landmark anniversaries, cultural treats, foodie fests, sporting events, shopping…

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Best French blogs writing about France 2018

Five of the best blogs about France in 2018

There’s certainly no shortage of French blogs, written by natives, expats, travel gurus, foodies… And they cover all corners of the country, writing about France and every aspect of its culture. Many of them are niche, while others take a more general stance. The best count their followers in thousands…

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Honey cruise in France

Honeymoon Cruise in France

Romantic Honeymoon Cruise What better way to celebrate your wedding than with a sublimely romantic cruise on the dreamy waterways of France. Whether you choose an all-inclusive luxury hotel barge or a self-drive hire-boat you’ll find the magic of cruising in France an enchanting way to start life’s adventure together.…

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best golf courses in France

9 Best golf courses in France

France isn’t known as one of the world’s top golfing nations but as host to the Ryder Cup 2018, the country has found itself at the centre of the global golfing stage. Helped by the fact that Europe clinched yet another Ryder Cup victory, golf courses in France are now…

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