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We toddled off to San Gimignano and Siena today...St.Gimignano has the 13 medieval towers, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, featured in the movie Tea with Mussolini and amazing views of the Tuscan countryside popular with photographers. Siena has a seashell-shaped square 'Il Campo' where twice a year the worlds shortest ...
... the event is organized around the preparation for the race, pageants, meals with contrada members, etc. If you are in the wrong neighborhood wearing the wrong colors, not good.
I attempted to arrive early to Il Campo as instructed. However, I found myself stuck in the streets with thousands of people singing and chanting and simply not moving. I was in the wrong neighborhood. Uh oh. I quickly took off my scarf and hid it in my bag. ...
... toting our suitcases behind us, in search of a public phone. Just like at home, there really aren't many. After a few blocks, I was feeling brave, so I ducked into a little fashion store/sewing something of some kind that was filled with nice-looking ladies and asked where there might be a public phone. The lady spoke some English, and we managed to communicate. She was kind enough to make the call for me and in 5 minutes, we were greeted at the ...
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... it out of the city with nary a wrong turn (thanks to some stellar navigating) and were on the Autostrade. There, we did miss an exit, but after a little back-peddling, we were back on track. Before long, we were out of the city and into the magnificent countryside of Tuscany. It is breathtaking.
The town of Monte San Savino was not hard to find, but our apartment was, so Frederico (from the apartment) came down to meet ...
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