Discovering Burgundy’s Industrial Heritage on the Canal du Nivernais

The principal purpose of the Canal du Nivernais today is to play host to French barge cruises transporting guests through the charming scenery of the region. Like most made-made waterways however the Canal du Nivernais was created amidst the hustle and bustle snellfirm of trade and commerce. Its impressive feats of engineering were put in place to ensure the fastest and most convenient way of transporting goods into Frances capital. Keeping the Flame Alive If youd attempted a French barge.