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A bone shattering bus ride

We took a bus from Florence to Siena. The bus ride was very bumpy and a little scary (the driver only had one hand on the wheel and the other on his mobile phone). 107 more words

Journey to smell the Etruscan: Siena ~ Toscana ~ Italia


Siena is a city in Tuscany, Italy. It is the capital of the province of Siena.  Siena is a medieval city in the region of Tuscany, located in the north of Italy some 70 km (43 mi) south of Florence. 883 more words


4 Cities, 1 Weekend

Ciao miei amori!

This past weekend I was lucky enough to have traveled to four different cities within Italy. On Saturday I went to Siena & San Gimignano, and Sunday to Lake Granada & Verona.  613 more words

Study Abroad

Venice & Siena: 1 storm and a few desserts

If Italians know how to do one thing right, it’s Happy Hour.

“Apertivo” is when your 2,50 euro beer also gets you a full plate of delicious Italian snacks — or in some cases an entire meal. 833 more words

Out Of Town

Piazza del Campo

Basically the social hub/center of Siena, located in centro (in the center of the city) who would’ve thought! Piazza del Campo is more famously known as the stage for the Palio, which is a horse race held twice a year that is unique to Siena. 179 more words


Fields of Gold by Nigel F

It was our last day of our six-day hike between Florence and Siena. This day, the sky was blue, the temperature was hot and sticky, and the sea of sunflowers were standing tall towards the sun. 959 more words

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