If you are looking for a house to rent in France, then the Canal du Midi could be a perfect spot. The Canal du Midi is the quintessential image of the South of France. The Canal du Midi perfectly symbolises the rich history of the Languedoc and the slow pace of life in the South of France. A lazy day spent cruising along the Canal du Midi or walking along its tow path is must on any tourist itinerary to the South of France. Go Languedoc has a number of gites and villas situated close to the Canal du Midi.