The canal/river is somewhat deeper here, and “Waterman” is easier to handle, and with the current pushing us we were hitting a stupendous 8km/h at times!
Carmel decided that she needed some more exercise, so chose to walk the towpath between two of the locks.
Auxerre is a very pretty city, and is the capital of the Lower Burgundy region. From the port de plaisance in the river we can see several large churches, and riverside parks and cafes.
And more ducks …
Tonight we’re off to a fancy restaurant, and we’ll spend a couple of days here.