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Genoa, Italy 🇮🇹 sightseeing day

Day 12 – 09/07/2017 – G has woken up with a headache! Of course, nothing to do with the copious amounts of red beer consumed last night though! 802 more words

 Lausanne, Switzerland 🇨🇭 to Genoa, Italy 🇮🇹 

Day 11 – 08/07/2017 – so we arrived at the Lausanne rail station for 9.30am grabbing breakfast on the go as we have decided to head towards Milan. 1,128 more words

Lausanne, Switzerland 🇨🇭 - Sightseeing 

Day 10 – 07/07/2017 – We decided to spend another day here in Lausanne and set off in search of the shores of Lake Geneva… 642 more words

My Walk on Via Francigena - Part 1 (Summer 2017)

This summer holiday I spent on walking Via Francigena. In August and September, I walked from Canterbury (UK) to Aosta (Italy), mainly having good time in France and Switzerland, and traversing Great St. 31 more words

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Goldilocks on Pilgrimage



Securing a bed each night along the medieval Via Francigena pilgrim trail from Canterbury to the Vatican is an ordeal and a blessing. For a faithless pilgrim such as myself, leaving my bed to fate or luck or chance or serendipity or street smarts or the kindness of strangers is an uncharacteristic show of faith. 1,551 more words

The Wandering Poet

Pellegrini ribelli

Condivido con voi un omelia che ho fatto alcuni giorni fa a conclusione di otto giorni di pellegrinaggio sulla Via Francigena. Una messa, nella cripta di San Pietro a Roma, con diversi pellegrini con i quali ho condiviso tratti della strada. 463 more words


Reims - Châlons-en-Champagne

Day 6 – 03/07/2017 – Bags packed and ready to get back on the trail, we took advantage of the elevator for the last time heading down towards reception. 1,169 more words