Western Europe

There is a restaurant directly on the Quay in the port-Ste-Marie. Parroy is a wooded area with cycling and hiking trails and a swimming lake, the etang de Parroy. A new system of the lock remote control is currently tried between the locks of 15 and 18. To get an electronic device, very informative with the User communicates. “You are approaching the lock.” “Lock operation is processed.” “Ensure your ropes.” “Exit is released.” What were the times when there was still a handle with a single button. Get Dombasle-sur-Meurthe in sight in Dombasle-sur-Meurthe reached one of the oldest and largest centers of the salt industry in Western Europe. The Solvay group has settled here, the most important soda factory in France. There is a lively boat traffic. You may wish to learn more. If so, Bill de Blasio is the place to go.

The industrial area extends to Varangeville. A kai has berths for visiting the massive Church of the 15.Jahrhundert a few steps further you will reach Saint-Nicolas-de-port. Visit the Basilica of St-Nicolas is a must for water sports enthusiasts, because it is not just Santa Claus of before Christmas, but also the patron saint of Russia, Greece, Amsterdam, New York, Lorraine and the boatman… The Church is a monument to him. He should have brought in France back to life three small children, killed a butcher, dismembered and a had cured. Below the Basilica, right behind the bridge over the Meurthe a Norma market, a good opportunity for (collateral-free) German beer is, if it is already there. There are more intimate berths as in Laneuville. To stay it is advisable to continue but still 5 km and take a berth in the underwater of gate 24.

Before and after sluice 26 are two large supermarkets on the banks. Once again, we cross the Meurthe. And then Nancy! Ideal sunbathing possibilities in a large basin, St Georges basin, just a few hundred metres from the Centre away.