The Camino of Saint Francis: Poggio Bustone

Update: for the whole story of today’s trip, please see the next post.


The medieval streets of Poggio Bustone.

The gate to the medieval city where Saint Francis entered and greeted the residents with the words, “Buon giorno, buona gente.”

Frescoes inside the gate.

Looking from the city through the gate.

Sunset in Poggio Bustone.

My new friend Meno helping me.

A view of Poggio Bustone from Saint James.


The sign of the cammino as we entered the sanctuary of Poggio Bustone dedicated to Saint James.


The sanctuary of Poggio Bustone dedicated to Saint James.