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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

Short Stories

Siena and San Gimignano.

The charming towns of Siena and San Gimignano are both the perfect destinations for day trips from Florence. I had first visited Siena back in August of 2012 for their traditional and most famous event, the… 408 more words


My Trip to Italy: Siena

Siena was our final stop on our Italian trip and by that time we were dead on our feet. It was so nice to arrive in this small, slow paced town. 315 more words


Siena, Italy

Sienna’s Piazza del Campo is entered through one of eleven alleys leading to the square capped by the Torre del Mangia

The piazza slopes down to Palazzo Pubblico, Siena’s town hall… 13 more words