Cruising the Canals and Rivers of France

Cruising the Canals and Rivers of France

Author: Tom Sommers

Publisher: Eurocanals Publishing

ISBN: 0983284172

Category: France

Page: 144

View: 820

A guide to all canals and navigable rivers in France. Descriptions, maps and data tables with waterway dimensions for 90 waterways throughout France; 17 regional maps and 59 detailed maps of individual waterways. The detailed maps show locations of towns, locks, marinas, mooring places and rental-boat bases. Suggestions for through-routes and loop-cruises. Maps showing the location of vineyards along the waterways. This fifth edition(2018) has been updated to show the latest locations of ports de plaisance, haltes and rental boat bases. (These items change on occasion even though the basic canal and river routes do not.)

Through the French Canals

Through the French Canals

Author: David Jefferson

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472981769

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 329

View: 250

The bible for anyone cruising through the scenery of the French waterways, or on passage from the English Channel to the Mediterranean. Detailed practical information on local facilities, distances, heights and depths, tunnel lengths, cost of living and shopping, plus information on the local wines of the region

Cruising the Inland Waterways of France and Belgium

Cruising the Inland Waterways of France and Belgium

Author: Gordon Knight

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9780244531973

Category:

Page: 214

View: 959

Cruising Association guide to the inland waterways of France, Belgium and Luxembourg (with 25 per cent discount offer on first year's CA membership). Updates to 31 October 2019.

Cruising French Waterways

Cruising French Waterways

Author: Hugh McKnight

Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.

ISBN: 1574092103

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 324

View: 964

Winner of the Thomas Cook Guide Book Award, this book is one of the leading descriptive guides to the astonishingly varied network of rivers and canals that penetrate almost every region of France. It is full of fascinating information on the historical sites, chateaux and scenic attractions of the many villages and towns that await discovery.

Cruising French Waterways

Cruising French Waterways

Author: Hugh McKnight

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781408197967

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 304

View: 766

Cruising French Waterways has rapidly become the leading descriptive guide to the astonishingly varied network of rivers and canals that penetrate almost every region of France. Winner of the Thomas Cook Guide Book Award, it is full of fascinating information on the history and commercial activities of each area, as well as the historical sites, chateaux and scenic attractions of the many villages and towns which await discovery by water. Practical details include the maps and guides available for each area, maximum craft dimensions, bankside facilities, moorings, repair yards, shops, restaurants, fuel and water sources, waterways museums and wine regions. Beautifully illustrated, the fourth edition covers all recently restored waterways and explains newly introduced requirements for licenses and personal qualifications. 'So comprehensive, it is now the standard work on the waterways of France' Waterways 'Handsome... beautifully illustrated' Sunday Telegraph

Cruising the Canals and Rivers of the Netherlands

Cruising the Canals and Rivers of the Netherlands

Author: Tom Sommers

Publisher: Eurocanals Publishing

ISBN: 0983284121

Category: Travel

Page: 126

View: 158

A guide for planning travels along the inland waterways of the Netherlands aboard a private canal cruiser, barge or rental boat. It not only shows where a traveler can go but also why you might want to go there, and gives details for use in planning an itinerary. Also useful for bicycling, walking or car travel following the many waterway routes of Holland. See also the companion book "Cruising the Canals & Rivers of the Netherlands on Orion," a personal journey along these waterways with more details on the towns and provinces visited.

Cruising West France

Cruising West France

Author: Peter Cumberlidge

Publisher: Imray, Laurie, Norie and Wilson Ltd

ISBN: 9781786794666

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 788

West France is, in the author’s words, a glorious coastline of timeless cruising pleasures. This sailing companion will take you along its rocky coastlines and golden beaches and up its many estuaries and rivers, enriching your journey from port to port with the history, sights and gastronomic delights of the region. Numerous photographs illustrate the places described and emphasise the picturesque nature of this most popular cruising ground.

World Cruising Routes

World Cruising Routes

Author: Jimmy Cornell

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472993083

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 616

View: 515

Long established as the bible for long-distance cruisers and a bestseller for more than 25 years, World Cruising Routes is the indispensable planning guide to nearly 1,000 sailing routes covering all the oceans of the world from the tropical South Seas to the high latitudes of the Arctic and Antarctic, geared specifically to the needs of cruising sailors. It contains information on the winds, currents, regional and seasonal weather, as well as suggestions about optimum times for individual routes. This new, fully revised and updated 9th edition assesses how changes around the world (including Brexit and Covid) have affected cruising routes and how climatic change has altered the cruising landscape and necessitated adaptations in timing and route-planning. It provides over 6,000 waypoints to assist skippers in planning individual routes, and is the perfect one-stop reference for planning a cruise anywhere in the world. 'The most important book for long-distance voyagers to come along in decades.' Cruising World

World Cruising Destinations

World Cruising Destinations

Author: Jimmy Cornell

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472991010

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 448

View: 559

'What Jimmy Cornell doesn't know about cruising isn't worth knowing' - Yachting World One of the most influential cruising yachtsmen writing today, Jimmy Cornell has sailed over 200,000 miles on all the oceans of the world, including three circumnavigations and voyages to the Arctic and Antarctic. His successful guide to sailing around the world, World Cruising Routes, has helped many aspirational voyagers turn their dreams into reality and follow in his footsteps. Here in its extensively revised third edition is its partner, covering all the land-based essentials for cruisers, including new updates throughout on the long-lasting impact of climate change, Brexit and Covid. This substantial handbook profiles every cruising destination in the world, with information on cruising attractions, history, culture, climate (including average monthly temperatures and rainfall, plus tropical storm seasons), local laws, regulations and formalities, facilities, plus public holidays and events, emergency telephone numbers, and much more. Lavishly illustrated throughout, it is not only a must-have onboard reference work for long distance sailors, but will undoubtedly inspire the adventurous to sail where they have never sailed before.