Monthly Archives: April 2015

Week 3 on the Via Francigena

 Head of Mars, found in Langres. 2-3rd century (Roman)   Day 19: Le Meix-Tiercelin to Brienne le Chateau (33 km) I woke up with the sun the next day as I had fallen asleep not long after 8 pm.  I … Continue reading

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Champagne and Hospitality

Day 14: Corbeny to St. Thierry The smell of a promising breakfast welcomed me as I opened the door to my room at Le Chemin des Dames in Corbeny.  Walking into the breakfast room downstairs I was not disappointed as … Continue reading

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Walking through Picardy on the Via Francigena

Day 8: Arras to Guedecourt (31 km) My day off in Arras had spoiled me a bit.  The prospect of walking 31 km the day after seemed quite daunting when I woke up at 7am.  Even the knowledge that I … Continue reading

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First week on the Via Francigena

I cannot believe that I’ve been on the Via Francigena for 14 days already.  Each day has had its own challenges, but looking back, the time seems to have gone by so quickly.  I had hoped to post on this … Continue reading

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