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Oct 18, 2017 - Conflans

The boat moved along the Seine River last night downstream toward the Atlantic. We stopped at Conflans at about 3 am. So we awoke in the morning to a new French town. Conflans means confluence and is the confluence of 3 rivers: the Seine, the Oise and the Epte; referred to as the Rivers of Light. It was here that the Impressionist artists flocked to paint landscapes and scenes that have become so recognizable around the world. Our bus tour this morning was to Auvers-sur-Oise (city of Auvers on the Oise River); the last residence of Vincent...

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