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Our Barge Travels through Europe Have Finished. Now We Are Continuing Our Travels in a 1963 Citroen HY named Hetty

by Jane, Sophie, Dickson and John Griffin



Meet the crew!

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Camping in the Pyrenees! -)

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In June 2006, we left the UK for Europe aboard our Dutch Sailing Klipper, Vrouwe Antje. Our plan involved travelling the European Waterways during the summer months and wintering in the French Alps and so far it has been wonderful. We take time out to work every so often (just enough to keep us topped up on diesel and wine!!).  Our plan has now changed a bit as we have stopped travelling all summer and purchased a house in a village on the Canal du Midi, Capestang. Vrouwe Antje has now been sold and we now travel in our 1963 Citroen HY campervan!

Below are some links to photographs of our adventures to date. 

French canal map and photographs

Belgian canal map and photographs

Dutch canal map and photographs


Click here to go to our barge site!