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Aug 28, 2009 - Agen to Valence Surbaise.
Another late meal up on deck- it´s too hot to eat before 9. In the morning we replenished our suppliues at the super marche about 10 mins walk from the marina, and then set off- straight on to our first aqueduct- wow. Our first stop was at Serignac-sur-Garonne. Another small village with a lovely church, it has a spiralled steeple- only one of 6 in France. Tonight we stop at Bizet sur Base and this is where we leave the Garonne and enter the River Baise. What a beautifuyl journey so far- tree lined canals, small ancient villages and...Jump to full entry
Aug 24, 2009 - Agen
Our train left Paris at 0810 for a 4 hr ride down to Agen where we are to pick up our Locabot and meet up with the rest of our team. We quickly found a cafe for lunch and then settled on a hotel nearby for 50 Euros a couple. Wandered around Agen, visited a 12th century church- beautiful paintings throughout, found the super marche for our supplies and the Locabout depot for the next morning. Next day we headed off to the depot where we dropped our luggage while we shopped for supplies. Got the bargain of the century when we bought two...Jump to full entry