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Religion, volunteering and hiking along the Tuscan Via Francigena

Friday 1st June, "Toscana in Cammino" will take place, the cycle of events organised by the European Association of the Vie Francigene (EAVF) and the region of Tuscany.

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From Brennero to Santa Maria di Leuca, the Union route

A pilgrimage in Italy from Brenner to Santa Maria di Leuca, accompanied by Francisco Sancho.

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The Lands of the Via Francigena, the EAVF project dedicated to its territories

Using the fame of the Via Francigena to enhance local routes and attractions of the area. This is the aim of the "The Lands of the Via Francigena" project launched by the European Association of the Vie Francigene (EAVF).

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Francigena Marathons, advice and information to begin with your best foot forward

The marathon season has begun along the Italian Via Francigena. The mother of non-competitive walks, the European Francigena Marathon, will take place on 27th May, 42km from Acquapendente to Montefiascone in the province of Viterbo.

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European Festival of the Vie Francigene, your events

"Walking. Food for the soul": this is the theme of the 8th European Festival of the Vie Francigene.

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The Via Francigena in Lombardy travels with Trenord

The Via Francigena promotes sustainable mobility with Trenord. Reaching or traversing a section of the route in Lombardy is now cheaper.

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Faith and Identity, Europe of Cultural Routes

On 21st March, the Santa Sede (Holy Headquarters) formally joined the Agreement of the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe.

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Champlitte, the EAVF General Assembly is greatly awaited

There is great expectation in Champlitte for the general assembly of the European Association of the Vie Francigene (EAVF) of May 18th 2018.

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100km for Gianca, 20 pilgrims Nordic walking along the Francigena

After the success of the previous years, the Kardines ASD Mirano members will walk again for Gianca from 22nd to 24th April.

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Via Francigena, the marathon walking season begins

Ready, set, go! With the marathon of Lake Bolsena, scheduled the 29th April, the season of non-competitive walks on the Via Francigena has officially begun.

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Search for Pilgrims on the Francigena for TF1

Call to the pilgrims of the Via Francigena. A French television production company is looking for two people on the road to make a report that will be broadcast on the French channel TF1.

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Confraternity walk, from Canterbury to Dover with Arras Compostelle Francigena

60 members of the Arras Compostelle Francigena Association travelled to Canterbury on Friday, 6 April to experience a one-day pilgrimage on the UK section of the Francigena from Canterbury to Dover. 

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Many routes, one language: the new EAVF logo

So many routes, one single language. It is from this premise that the new institutional logo of the European Association of the Vie Francigene (EAVF) takes shape.

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Almatourism and EAVF Call for Papers

Almatourism, Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development announces a special issue in collaboration with the European Association of Vie Francigene (EAVF) dedicated to the theme of "The Via Francigena for all for sustainable and responsible development".

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Walks and Routes, 16th April: the deadline for the Santa Margherita call

Until noon of the 16th April 2018 applications to participate in the valorisation lease will be accepted - ex art. 3 bis of the D.L. n. 351/2001, up to 50 years, of the "Former Santa Margherita school" in Strada Santa Margherita 81, S.P. 71, Fidenza, in the province of Parma.

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"Walk for hope" with Michel and Claude

"Roulons pour l'espoir" ("Ride for hope") presents Michel and Claude, two frenchmen who started to "walk for hope" along the Via Francigena, just leaving Canterbury.

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Meeting of the European Committee for Interregional Technical Coordination

The European Committee for Interregional Technical Coordination (CECTI) returns to meet for common projects aimed at the development of the international Francigena route.

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SloWays and the EAVF in the heart of the Tuscan Francigena

SloWays and the European Association of Vie Francigene (EAVF) are walking together in the heart of Tuscany.

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San Miniato hostel, call for new management

Over 1500 overnight stays with guests of 32 different nationalities in 2017.

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Belgium discovers the southern Via Francigena

The new edition of the Belgian magazine "Les Sentiers de Grande Randonnée" embraces the Via Francigena of the South.

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