TirotDesigner & Manufacturer of Seaworthy Model Boats, Romagne, France
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Generations of French children have played with these famous sailboats, most notably in the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris. Children set their boats afloat in the Grand Bassin duck pond, and with a gentle push of a baton, some wind and a bit of luck, their boats will zig-zag their way to the other side as the children run to greet them and launch them again.