If you want to go to France and want to see the real France then take one of the French Canal Holidays. These are a superb way to really get into the French countryside at a leisurely and relaxing pace and for you to be able to enjoy a family break or with a group of friends away a special holiday. There are regions of France where you can get on the waterways and these are throughout the whole of France from East to West and North to South.
If you are looking to stay closer to home then the closest part of France is Brittany. There are lots of French Canal Holidays in Brittany from Dinan in the North of the Region through to Messac and Nort-sur-Erde in the South all of these locations have boat yards with a wide selection of boats for you too choose from. There are boats that will sleep 4 people and these are fine cruisers for taking up the River and Canals.
The boats available throughout the whole of France are superb and you will be guaranteed a comfortable break away. The French Canal Holidays are a great way to relax and you get your own furnished boat with light interiors, the boats have a fully equipped galley and there are well separated cabins on the boats many also have en-suite to. The canal and river boats also have dual steering positions and plenty of outside space for you to enjoy and soak up the best of the sunshine.