Maria and Giovanni, two thousand kilometers on foot from Genoa to Santiago de Compostela
On the march for three months between Italy, France and Spain: the journey of faith of a retired couple
Genoa – From the Genoese cathedral of San Lorenzo to that of Santiago de Compostela, on foot. A two thousand kilometer journey through Italy, France and Spain, completed in three months, with stages of over twenty kilometers a day.
Giovanni Battistini, 72, and his wife Maria Ligalupo, 74, left their home in Marassi guided by faith and a common goal: “We had already made the Camino de Santiago several times, but always starting from Spain – they say – and every summer, through the brotherhood of San Jacopo of Compostela to which we belong, for two weeks we welcome pilgrims in the San Nicolás de Puente Fitero Hospital ….