27-8 Tuesday La Storta - Rome
Start at 6 where I met the French couple again. Coffee in the first bar.
The first 5 km went along the very busy Via Cassia passing La Giustiniana.
Then a long time through Parco dell'Insugherata on the way to Parco Monte
Mario. At 11 I was on the top of Monte Mario (Mountain of Joy) and you had a beautiful vieuw
on Rome: the Olympic Stadium and ofcourse the St. Peter's Basilique. The last km
I followed the Via Trionfale and after passing the Leonine Walls i reached St. Peter's
Square at 12.00. The French couple was already there and together we made a lot of
After a good lunch, at 3 I went to the Friezenkerk to get a stamp and the special document of walking
to Rome. After that I searched my booked appartement but this was not very easy. With the help
of 2 Brasilian women finally we succeeded to get in.
After the shower I did another round at the St. Peter's Square and had dinner next to my sleeping
Today 25 km Total 900