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The lower course of the Seine, below Paris, is directed in a general northwesterly direction toward the sea, in conformity with the trend of the lines of structural weakness affecting the northern part of the basin. After World War II, the introduction of powerful diesel-propelled motor barges and the construction of canal locks and other navigational improvements made river trade and passenger transport on French rivers even more efficient.
Provence — and Arles in particular — inspired the troubled Dutch Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh, who produced hundreds of works while a patient in an asylum in the area, including many that attempt to capture the effects of night. A valid 5 digit Zip Code is required.
This river runs a total of 764 miles, although not all of it is in France. Rhine NEW!
River Home European River Cruises European River Cruises Built around included shore excursions that immerse you in each destination through exclusive access to cultural experiences, our river cruises explore the very heart of Europe: Tauck River Cruises: Other Long Rivers of France. Family Riverboat Adventure Blue Danube: Aude , a 139 mile 224 km long river of south France.
Depending on which text editor you're pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. German has one of the most developed inland navigation systems in the world thanks to all the rivers flowing through it, to or from other European countries.
The rivers of France.
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