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26

Feb

Via Francigena by Bike: from Lucca to Rome

The Pilgrims of yesteryear weren’t cycling. But today, we are blessed to have this technology, and extend that to visitors young and old. The reason why cycling is so important is because it allows you to ride and see the full 950km that goes through Gran San Bernardo Pass and Rome, without speeding through it. ...

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5

Feb

Walking tours of Italy

Only a few stone houses surrounded by cypress trees, like in the pictures I had seen, dotted the landscape. Still what surprised me the most were not the vineyards or the olive groves, not even the lightness and the variety of the Italian food; I expected them. What was really unexpected was the attitude of …

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5

Feb

Hiking in Italy

Italy is a great holiday destination with great sites and a wonderful weather in which you can take a holiday to just walk or hike making your mornings very enjoyable. The country is also full of amazing places to bike. If you like hiking and need an active trip, set a day for hiking to …

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24

Jan

Via Francigena Hiking Groups

One of the best way to enjoy your walks on the Via Francigena, is to join one of our Via Francigena Groups. every year we guide different groups of friends, pilgrims, ladies, collegues from different countries to discover their path to Rome. Our guides speak: English – French – Spanish – Italian. Our Via francigena …

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24

Jan

Alternative solutions for “solo travel”

« Solo travel » letterally means travelling alone. Now, travelling alone can be a choice and a rewarding one. A solo traveler is more open to meeting fellow trevelers, to make new friends. Also, especially walking alone, can be a moment of self search, almost a meditation. I have done it often myself and deeply …

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13

Dec

Walking the Via Francigena with a Group

A great experience: walking the Via Francigena with a group of friends from all over the world We were among the firsts to have an active interest in the Via Francigena; Since 2007 we started walking the Via Francigena while still in the making ; we scouted for traffic-less routes, searched for good accommodations along …

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4

Dec

Chianti Vespa Tour

Duration: 4 Days – 3 Nights     Day 1 – Arrival at Poggibonsi railway station possibly in the morning – pick up andvespa fi DAY BY DAY PROGRAM   SIENA Day 1 – Arrival at Poggibonsi railway station possibly in the morning – pick up and vespa fitting with small tours for you to …

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23

Mar
via francigena self guided

Via Francigena Self guided

NEW PROGRAM: Adopt one week of  the Via Francigena Seven years have passed since we first started working on the Via Francigena. Walking the Via Francigena Self guided… What an adventure! At that time I remember walking on deserted trails looking for inexistent way-marks; I cannot count the many questions I asked to know where …

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15

Mar

Tuscany Italy attractions: June in Tuscany

JUNE IN TUSCANY: AN EXPERIENCE FOR ALL THE SENSES The perfume is what make walking in ‪#‎Tuscany‬ in June so special. The Brooms are blooming along the trails and the scent of jasmine marvels the nights on the terraces. I like leading a group in June for the flavours: June is the month of fresh …

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13

Mar

Self Drive Holidays Italy – In Vespa with Annabelle White

The famous journalist and travel writer Annabelle White has written an article after travelling with Viadelsole, about her self drive holiday in italy. ” Riding a vespa around UMBRIA and TUSCANY on small rural roads gives you an intimacy and “real experience” beyond your wildest dreams! Imagine hearing the hiss of the espresso machine, locals …

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