Tag Archives: San Gimignano
Trekking from San Gimignano to the Castelvecchio Natural Reserve
Between medieval towns and gentle hills, Val d’Elsa is the perfect destination for a walking holiday. Let’s go hiking from San Gimignano to the Castelvecchio Natural Reserve. An amazing landscape, medieval towns and sacred buildings: Val d’Elsa is the border between two cities: Florence and Siena. It’s the perfect place for hikers who want to […]Continue reading
Florence and Rome at 2 wheels of distance
Hello, I am looking for a map or guide book on cycling from Firenze to Roma Thomas Heidenberger Washington, D.C. Inspired by Thomas’s message, we are ready to propose a new travel! Go from Florence to Rome with no other propelling force but our legs, no other means of transport but our bike. So wonderful, […]Continue reading
Walking in Italy without any map: discover the Via Francigena by foot!
“Pilgrim is the one who seeks, accepting the risk of finding. Because finding means to be more than yo had ever been before. It’s about changing. It’s about dying. To be born again” ( David Gandini) Walking, Hiking, Backpacking, Trekking, are all the same, but in Italy it is tought that Via Francigena is the […]Continue reading