The Via Francigena

The ancient route that in medieval times connected Canterbury to Rome and to the harbors of Apulia has been discovered by modern wayfarers, who set off on a surprising and enchanting route. Since 2001 the European association of vie Francigene coordinates the development and promotion of an itinerary that runs across Italy and Europe, retracing the history of our continent.



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Via Francigena, the new Terre di Mezzo guides

2018 is a year full of novelties for the Via Francigena guides in Italy. The Terre di Mezzo publishing company, in collaboration with the European Association of Via Francigena Ways (EAVF), has published the first edition in French, dedicated to the stretch from the Great St Bernard Pass to Rome.

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Master’s in Territorial Cultural Tourism, Competition Extended

The deadline for the admission to the 1st level Master's degree in "Turismo Culturale dei Territori" 2018-19 at the University of Parma has been extended to 7th December.

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EAVF Ornans rest-stop for the development of the Via Francigena

The Via Francigena in France is considered a "great excursion" route within the Council of Europe Cultural Routes Programme. Since 2016, the municipality of Ornans (Burgundy-Franche-Comté) has been committed to increasing services along the way to facilitate pilgrims and hikers who follow the Via Francigena.

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The Via Francigena united in Ivrea, Aldo Patruno elected as EAVF Vice-president

The General Assembly which took place on 9th November in Ivrea unanimously elected Aldo Patruno 6thEAVF Vice-president, with a specific interest the development of the Vie Francigene in the South.

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