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  1. Nancy Coote
    Nancy Coote Jessica Johnson
    Hi Jessica. It was really nice meeting you yesterday at the APOC gathering. Your presentation was good and I appreciate the handout.
    What is the best place to get a credential?
  2. Jenny Hansen
    Jenny Hansen
    Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.
  3. MichaelSG
    MichaelSG
    Retired from forums
  4. AussieJan
    AussieJan Jotown
    Would love to hear about your costs etc on the via francigena - pietsch.janet.a@gmail.com

    thanks AussieJan
  5. MarkWoods
    MarkWoods Jessica Johnson
    Hi Jessica. I'm an American that just walked from Canterbury to Rome and was about one week behind you. I first saw your comments at the guest book at Eden Lodge in western France.

    The first week on the Via Francigena was difficult for me as my mind and body were trying to adjust. Seeing your comments at Eden provided me with inspiration. Just wanted to reach out and say thank you.

    Mark
    Washington DC area.
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    2. Jessica Johnson
      Jessica Johnson
      Mark, your words bring a lot of emotions to me. Eden was a wonderful stop for me. The VF was all that I wanted it to be. I unfortunately had to return home because of my fathers death. I was so sad to leave for many reasons. I am counting the days to return where I left off in St Croix Switzerland on May 25. Congratulations on your walk!!
      Dec 8, 2017
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  6. Stuart Nelson
    Stuart Nelson Domigee
    Thanks for the post. I shall be walking from Home to Rome next summer. If the timing works, I can at least accompany you through Calais.
  7. Lua
    Lua
    Lucca to Siena 2017. Very hot for walking, but the views were worth it. Roads very dangerous for walking . Stop at La Villa Punto Sosta
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  8. AussieJan
    AussieJan
    VF 2018? No Italian language - is that a problem?
  9. snotpeer
    snotpeer
    good hints and tip's are welcome !
  10. snotpeer
    snotpeer
    Canterbury to Rome may/june/july 2018
  11. Tim Redmond
    Tim Redmond
    After nine or so Caminos, now planning to walk from Canterbury to Rome 2018.
    1. AussieJan
      AussieJan
      When are you planning to go? I am also hoping to walk the VF in 2018.
      Aug 18, 2017
  12. Stephen Beasley
    Stephen Beasley micknoonan
    Hi Mick...many thanks...I`ll check out the guides you mention and am also going to buy one of the books available...just working out which will be the most useful ! Thanks again...Steve.
  13. Margaret Tully
    Margaret Tully
    Fit, active retired professional woman mid 60's with experience on pilgrimages and distance walking.
  14. Margaret Tully
    Margaret Tully
    Planning walking The Way of St Francis Florence to Rome Aug 2017
  15. Margaret Tully
    Margaret Tully
    I have walked CF, some of the AT in USA, hiked through Israel .
  16. Stephen Beasley
    Stephen Beasley micknoonan
    Hello Mick...I`ve been reading your post about the file of the Canterbury to Besancon route and have had the problem you had of finding the route files being the same...can you send the correct file to my email please ?

    My email is - s73v3b@gmail.com - I`m hoping to set off on the full journey on foot sometime in July.

    Thanks,

    Steve.
    1. micknoonan
      micknoonan
      Hi Steve...will send shortly....have you thought about using Maps.Me with the go's file?
      Also are you using the Lughtfoot G├╣ides?
      Mick
      May 20, 2017
  17. Lua
    Lua
    Planning to walk a section from Lucca to Siena in 2017 and looking for best english guide book.
  18. Meurry
    Meurry
    Looking for help and tips to walk the full Italian part of the via Francigena
  19. Jessica Johnson
    Jessica Johnson
    Walking Via Francigena August -October 2017
    1. Jane V. Blanchard
      Jane V. Blanchard
      Jessica, My husband and I will be walking at that time. We are flying into Venice and will spend a few days there to get over the jet lag and to see the city. From there we will visit a friend in Milan before heading to the San Bernardo Pass. Hopefully, we will see you on the Via.
      Feb 4, 2017
  20. Blanca
    Blanca
    Hello everyone, would you be able to tell me where to get pilgrims credentials. I plan to start from Lausaunne in July. Thank you.
    1. MichaelSG
      MichaelSG
      I'd recommend joining the Confraternity of Pilgrims to Rome Organization and they will send you a credential. They also have the best list of places to stay.
      Dec 12, 2016
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    2. Blanca
      Blanca
      Thanks Michael. I will try that.
      Dec 20, 2016
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