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Road trip retrospective

After 24 hours of travel, we arrived in Venice. We took a few days to settle into our new home, vomited profusely, then jumped on a train to begin 3 weeks exploring Italy. 1,646 more words


Day 29 - Asciano to Colle Di Val d'elsa

The three hours thirty six doesn’t include the hour’s pushing uphill…….

Breakfast was even more ordinary than previous breakfasts:  One type of sliced meat (not my style, but there are usually at least three); Muesli – no other cereal – one type of cake, an unidentifiable juice,and coffee. 274 more words


Sigeric the Serious: Via Francigena, Aelse, Circa 990 AD

Located in the heart of Tuscany, in the province of Siena, the town known as Aelse represented the seventeenth stage in the trip undertaken by Sigeric the Serious trip from Rome to Canterbury.  181 more words

Via Francigena