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Nov 10, 2012 - Conflans...Next stop Paris

Conflans-Sainte Honorine is located at the confluence of Oise and Seine rivers. It was founded in the 6th century. John was our guide this morning. He is educated on the river and the boats. Here is where retired boatman come. They moor their boats with the engines removed and live along the river. They make a monthly payment of 45 euros to the town for electrical and water hookup and a mailbox. A mailbox gives them an address so they can pay taxes. There is no sewer system so it is all released back into the river. The local officials...

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