|Posted by Vic Lindal on October 15, 2012 at 7:15 PM||comments (0)|
I send this note as we are just closing in on Roma.
We left the farm this morning with no breakfast or coffee. That was interesting.
We headed out on a dirt road, turned right and headed for campagnano di roma.
After 30 mi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Vic Lindal on October 14, 2012 at 5:45 PM||comments (0)|
After the sleep on the hard floor at the Church hall we returned the key to the policeman then headed out for Sutri.
Our departure city was Capranica.
We were lucky to have two day-hikers direct us passed the community water fountain at Capranica. We followed narrow midieval streets to the water fountain where there was a ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Vic Lindal on October 13, 2012 at 7:15 PM||comments (0)|
Vic says it was a 'smart move' to start their hike on a rainy day. They took a taxi 10 km to a town they do not know the name of, then climbed and climbed a mountain 911 meters high.
They were on the edge of an extinct volcano!
After a 20 km day, they arrived in Capranica
There were no hotels rooms ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Vic Lindal on October 11, 2012 at 6:55 AM||comments (0)|
Vic says that this is the all time great adventure. Eventhough I get my updates via email, I can hear the excitement in his voice.
The skies were clouding over as Vic and Charlie left Radicofani, and their hiking adventure got even more exciting as the thunder and lightening began. The first several hours of this leg of their journey was spent...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Vic Lindal on October 9, 2012 at 4:05 PM||comments (0)|
The adventure got started from Rome, where Vic and Mr. Spooner spent a night in a 'reasonable' hotel.
When they got to the train station 2E they found that the train left several meters from the spot where they were standing, and thus the hiking adventure started with a sprint, and they just made it.
They had one train change on their way...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Vic Lindal on October 5, 2012 at 5:15 PM||comments (0)|
LA VIA FRANCIGENA
Here is a quick update from Vic...
He is in Rome airport waiting to connect with the great Charlie Spooner.
They will catch the train at 10:30 tonight and arrive in Sienna at 6:30 am.
The plan is to have breakfast then head out on the tra...Read Full Post »