Renaissance

We live and breathe the regions we cruise though! And because of this, we like to ensure our itineraries reflect the very best of the region! Here's a low-down of...

Bring 'Beauty and the Beast' to life on your family barge cruise when you visit the fairytale Château de Sully-sur-Loire.

You may think that only river and ocean cruises are synonymous with a premium experience, but hotel barge cruises are every bit, if not more, luxurious! Here's why...

If you're a civil engineering buff, the waterways of France will provide much to marvel over (and under, and through!)

Sancerre is the most recognizable appellation for French Sauvignon Blanc in the Loire Valley. The region’s rolling limestone hills and semi-continental climate deliver richly textured wines

Private Tastings, Tours and Unique Dining Experiences Reveal the History and Traditions of France’s Renowned Wine Growing Regions

Writer and Travel Expert, Rose Palmer recounts her cruise aboard hotel barge Renaissance along the Canal de Briare in June, 2022

On this truly fascinating tour, guests will have the opportunity to discover her studio that remains completely untouched since her death in 1899…

The Canal de Bourgogne doesn’t just have stunning surroundings – its feats of engineering are equally impressive! Find out more here.

The Château de la Bussière is a beautiful 17th century castle, complete with gorgeous gardens and the opportunity to pick your own raspberries!

Perhaps France's most recognisable castle, the Château de Fontainebleau, located 55 kilometres southeast of the center of Paris, is one of the largest French royal châteaux, with a truly intriguing...

Visit the Château de Fontainebleau for over seven hundred years of French aristocratic history.

Deep in the rolling French countryside lies the thirteenth century Château de Ratilly, a haven for artists and history lovers

What makes a holiday on France's waterways so special? Take a look at these unique experiences to find out!

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