Video: A Cruise in Burgundy, France

Watch Mr. Harper's video from his stay aboard the four-cabin Hirondelle as he explores the backcountry of France along the country’s extensive network of canals. You'll come to understand why Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1787 that of all his methods of traveling, "This is the pleasantest."

Read more in the October 2016 Hideaway Report.

Read more about our editor’s trip to Burgundy

By Hideaway Report Editor Hideaway Report editors travel the world anonymously to give you the unvarnished truth about luxury hotels. Hotels have no idea who the editors are, so they are treated exactly as you might be.

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