Via Francigena Day 36 – Radicofani to Aquapendente

Day 36 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from Radicofani to Aquapendente. Distance: (12 walking; light car assist). Weather: sunny, temperature: mid-80s. The first six miles after departing Radicofani…

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Via Francigena Day 35 – San Quirico to Radicofani

Day 35 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from San Quirico to Radicofani. Distance: (20 miles, but we caught a ride). Weather: sunny, temperature: mid-80s. The segment between San…

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Via Francigena Day 34 – Ponte D’Arbia to San Quirico

Day 34 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from Ponte D’Arbia to San Quirico. Walking distance: 13.1 miles (we cut off three miles by taking the bus). Weather: sunny,…

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Via Francigena Day 33 – Siena to Ponte D’Arbia

Day 33 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from Siena to Ponte D’Arbia. Walking distance: 13.1 miles. Weather: sunny, temperature: mid-80s. I was surprised by how loud it got…

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Via Francigena Day 32 – Monteriggioni to Siena

Day 32 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from just shy of Monteriggioni to Siena. Distance: 16.1 miles. Weather: sunny, temperature mid-80s. Due to lack of lodging, we had…

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Via Francigena Day 31 – Colle di Val D’Elsa to Monteriggioni

Day 31 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from Colle di Val d’Elsa just shy of Monteriggioni. Distance: 9.6 miles. Weather: sunny, temperature mid-80s. Colle di Val d’Elsa (“Hill…

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Via Francigena Day 30 – San Gimignano to Colle di Val d’Elsa

Day 30 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from San Gimignano to Colle di Val d’Elsa. Distance: 10.3 miles. Weather: sunny, temperature mid-80s. San Gimignano was besieged by throngs…

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Via Francigena Day 29 – Gambassi to San Gimignano

Day 29 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us from Gambassi to the medieval town of San Gimignano. Distance: 9 miles. Weather: sunny, temperature high 70s. A New Use for…

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Via Francigena Day 28 – San Miniato to Gambassi

Day 28 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage took us on a gorgeous route from San Miniato to Gambassi. Distance: 16.2 miles. Weather: sunny, windy, temperature high 70s. Today marks a…

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Via Francigena Day 27 – A Jump to San Miniato

Day 27 of our Via Francigena pilgrimage had us taking a train to San Miniato due to lack of lodging on the route. Distance: (3 miles of actual trail walking).…

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