joy of holidaying aboard a traditional canal
barge moored on your own secluded waterway. No
by or asks to tie along-side for the night. The
water around you, the craft under your feet and
the shore to which she is moored are exclusive
to you and all on board.
the countryside unfolds around you without
the bother of motoring through crowded waterways.
Sit quietly on deck and observe the birds navigate
from wetland to open water, then take flight,
or maybe not. It could be you share a bottle
of wine on the foredeck, while in the background
you hear the excited cries as another fish
landed for the BBQ. Someone prepares your private
picnic area for supper while in the galley
local farm produce is washed and passed ashore.
smell of burning wood fills the air and you
know for sure that this is special. You are
a holiday that is