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Babysitting the twins in Toulouse

This ride should not be missed. We spent a pleasant two hours seeing the sights along the canal... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
senioritcitizen
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Easton, Connecticut
Pleasant stroll

Close to the city center, this is a place worth to include in your walk. Nothing spectarcular, but... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
MAP67traveller
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

With its double tree lined pathways punctuated by picturesque bridges and interesting architecture on the way agree with previous commentary that nicer than the canal du midi. Joined it half way after stopping briefly at the Japanese garden. Walked south towards the opening of the...More

Thank soulla k
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This ride should not be missed. We spent a pleasant two hours seeing the sights along the canal, experiencing Locks and how they work, and the beautiful scenery around the canal. Well worth the time.

Thank senioritcitizen
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I've walked along this short and little used canal that runs from the Embrouchure basin where it meets the Canals du Midi & Garonne then runs back to the Garonne river many times. Little doubt it will look prettier in spring or summer when all...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Close to the city center, this is a place worth to include in your walk. Nothing spectarcular, but definitely very pleasant.

Thank MAP67traveller
Reviewed 13 January 2018

So, here's the deal - Toulouse is a filthy, smelly dump of a place and I seriously wish I hadn't bothered. The stretch of canal through the city is no exception - don't be fooled by this attractive looking photo, it is flanked on both...More

1  Thank Olicanan
Reviewed 28 December 2017

A couple of hours on the Garonne, it worths the price as you get a different view of the town. The captain explained what the different buildings used to be (old factories) and he was a fun guy too! A leaflet with explanations in different...More

Thank Mimose67
Reviewed 29 October 2017

It's a green corridor in a hectic city. Although the sound of traffic is always present in the background, it does offer stretches of calm tranquillity. Not sure I'd wander there in the dark, though...

Thank ErnestWordie
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Canal de Brienne is the lesser known cousin of Canal du Midi. It's picture perfect with bridges and trees, and nice for a walk in the heat.

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This serene canal winds its way through most of Toulouse and what a boon to the people of this city!!!!! Almost the entire length that it runs through the city it is lined on both sides by the tall shade-giving trees lending a wonderful look...More

Thank SandyWest
Reviewed 6 August 2017

With many stores and attractions in Toulouse being closed on Sundays, we thought it would be a perfect day for a walk along the banks of the Canal du Midi. The canal dates back to the 17th century and is listed as a UNESCO World...More

2  Thank Craig M
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