St Jean de Losne, France

St Jean de Losne is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France. It is about 25 km (16 mi) southeast of Dijon. It is located at the beginning of the Burgundy canal and is considered to be one of the capitals of the barging world.

In St Jean de Losne barges are always being built, rebuilt, repaired, sold or converted. It is a very busy place, however usually barges remain here if there is something wrong.

General Information

Cruise Season – March - Dec
Currency – Euro (EUR)
Language – French
Land Area – 0.5 km²
Population – 1,200 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style.
Time – UTC plus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 44