Itineraries on foot or by bike, to travel, at a slow pace, inside yourself or on the trail of history. Ancient and modern pilgrimages, to be enjoyed step by step, with maps and practical information to undertake the journey.
A few examples?
La Via Francigena / The Via Francigena
1,000 km on foot from Great San Bernard to Rome
AUTHOR: Roberta Ferraris
A whole month, a week or just a few days: an extraordinary journey towards the discovery of unexpected landscapes, medieval parishes and stretches of Roman roads, travelling across some of the most picturesque towns in Valle d’Aosta, Piedmont, Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna, Liguria, Tuscany and Lazio. Including detailed maps, altimetry, official variants,
accommodation and places to visit. The official guidebook for the
cultural itinerary of the European Council.
DI QUI PASSÒ FRANCESCO / On the Road With Saint Francis
350 km between La Verna, Gubbio, Assisi… all the way to Rieti
AUTHOR Angela Maria Seracchioli
Seventeen days on foot, by bicycle or on horseback across Tuscany, Umbria
and Lazio; through millennial forests and valleys full of history. A new
updated version of the first guidebook on the “roads of Francis” on foot. The fundamental events in the life of Francis are described for every stage
of the trail. A whole chapter is entirely dedicated to bicycle preparation and
IL CAMMINO DI SANT’OLAV / The St. Olav Way
The downfall of a king and the birth of a legend
AUTHOR Roberto Montella
An ancient route following in the footsteps of a warrior who became king,
saint and legend. The impassioned and ironical voice of an expert pilgrim
narrates his days of hiking in Norway.
From Oslo, for 650 km made up of lakes and boundless forests, going further and further, all the way to the fjords in Trondheim and Stiklestad – the Finisterrae (end of the earth) of the north.
Complete with all the information needed to get started.
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