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Nightlife in Medieval Siena

Nightlife in Medieval Siena September 20, 2010 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Siena’s historic district, centered around Piazza Del Campo, may seem quiet tame during the day, what with all the family tours. However, at night it is a lively hangout with bars and clubs frequented by the University of Siena’s students and young visitors. Image: Neverending September One of the...

Il Palio di Siena

Il Palio di Siena September 9, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
A canon sounds in the background and as the smoke settles from it, ten men on horseback, dressed in what looks like royal regalia, step out into daylight. They align themselves before the signal to go sounds, and then they’re off, with crowds going ecstatic all the while. No, this is not a scene from...