A Guide to Canal Boat Holidays for Beginners

Canal boat holidays can feel out of reach for many holidaymakers and are regularly seen as an extravagant and skilled way of travelling through waterways. And yet, this really doesn’t have [...]

Holidays with your dog in a boat without a licence

The tale of a happy dog on a Pénichette®   The family’s all together for the summer holidays, and this summer you’re cruising on one of Locaboat’s famous Pénichettes®. But no holiday is complete [...]

Mystery on the waterways: Amandine and François, authors of the blog ‘Un sac sur le dos’

Globe-trotters Amandine and François, authors of the blog ‘Un sac sur le dos’, set off with Locaboat on a unique kind of mission along the waterways.

A barge holiday in the heart of Mecklenburg, Germany

I’ve always admired intrepid travellers who aren’t afraid to brush up against nature in its raw state, virtually untouched by man.

Locaboat: a website editor reports on her first trip

As a journalist I sometimes write for Locaboat’s blog, interviewing regular customers about their trips on a Pénichette®.

A weekend on a boat in the depths of Burgundy

During summer days, if you're in town, the heat can soon get overpowering.

Camargue: Jeanine Guichard’s travelogue

Jeanine Guichard and her partner have been travelling up and down France’s canals on Locaboat Pénichettes® for the past ten years or so.

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