Via Francigena. The Road to Rome

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Yummy Francigena: LA SPONGATA // PONTREMOLI

Have you ever tasted it?Spongata is an ancient and mysterious dessert, produced in Italian Pontremoli and Sarzana, which originated in Jewish cuisine.

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TRENORD: temporary suspension of online purchase of discounted tickets

We inform you that the online purchase of Trenord tickets on discounted prices is temporarily suspended due to technical matters. The purchase remains possible in ticket offices.

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Via Francigena is now in LinkedIn!

After years of stable presence in the world of more informal social media, the European Association of the Via Francigena ways is now in Linkedin, a professional social network.

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Great walking event: Via Francigena - Road to Rome 2021

Via Francigena. Road to Rome 2021 is an upcoming event organised by the European Association of the Via Francigena ways (EAVF) to take place on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of its foundation.

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Via Francigena participated in the EU structured dialogue on culture

On 2 – 3 December the European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF participated in the digital workshop “Voices of Culture

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Friday, December 11 at 11.00 am the 50th edition of the magazine "Via Francigena and the European Cultural Routes" will be presented

The biannual magazine "Via Francigena and the European Cultural Routes", the official editorial tool of the European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF, blows out 50 candles.

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50th edition of the Via Francigena magazine announces “The Road to Rome 2021” project

The biannual magazine "Via Francigena and the European Cultural Routes", the official editorial tool of the European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF, blows out 50 candles.

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Via Francigena: special mention at the European Culture Brand Award

The European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF received special mention at the European Culture Brand Award in the category “European Cultural Tourism Region of the Year 2020”.

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The faces of the Via Francigena // Silvia and Mirko from Artio Design. Transforming a dream into a reality!

They have their workshop in Aosta, where they have been using most diverse materials for years to realise ideas of their customers. This is where the Via Francigena brand products are born.

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COVID-19: Via Francigena latest updates

Via Francigena latest updates  concerning the anti-COVID measures in England, France, Switzerland and Italy:

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COVID-19 in Italy: Via Francigena "closed" in Valle D'Aosta, Piedmont, Lombardia, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany, Campania and Apulia

The government announced the Red Zone in the Valle d'Aosta, Piedmont, Lombardy, Tuscany and Campania regions. Apulia, Emilia-Romagna and Liguria are in the Orange Zone. 

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Covid-19 update: England

Below are the latest updates about the anti-Covid measures in England related to walking along the Via Francigena, in force from Thursday 5 November until Wednesday 2 December.

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Covid-19 update in France and Switzerland

France: total confinement until December 1, 2020 Due to the evolution of the pandemic, a total confinement was introduced from Thursday, 29 October 2020 for a minimum period of 4 weeks, until 1 December 2020.

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Confirmation of the Council of Europe certification of the Via Francigena

The Via Francigena is re-confirmed as the Cultural Route of the Council of Europe and the European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF as a carrier network of the route following a regular evaluation procedure. The official communication was sent to the EAVF by Stefano Dominioni, the Executive Secretary of the Council of Europe Enlarged Partial Agreement (EPA) on Cultural Routes.

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Via Francigena of the South - 2020 cultural award WINNER

The extension of the Via Francigena in the South is a winner of the award “Destination of Sustainable Cultural Tourism 2020” in the category Maritime, Coastal and Aquatic Heritage.

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Trio travels along the Via Francigena: Cindy, her donkey Nenette and dog Mina

One more beautiful story on the Via Francigena, again from France. Cindy Chopard is a French pilgrim who started her travel in Pontarlier on 10 September on a day of her 35th birthday together with donkey Nenette and dog Mina.

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Via Francigena award: European Best Practice 2019

The European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF launched its annual award “European Best Practice”. 

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COVID update in Italy: curfew, red zones and compulsory masks

The European Association of the Via Francigena ways EAVF kindly asks pilgrims and walkers travelling along the route in Italy or preparing their travel to be informed about the latest government’s anti-COVID decrees:

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Via Francigena is sweeter than ever with Grom ice cream!

The European Association of the Via Francigena ways (EAVF) signed a collaboration agreement with Grom, a renowned ice cream producer which won hearts of thousands of gourmands all over the world.

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EAVF General Assembly: Zoom conference on 23 October 2020

The EAVF General Assembly, originally scheduled to take place in Pontremoli on 23 October, will be held exclusively online

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