Day 13. Siena to San Gimignano.August 17, 2019 in Italy ⋅ ⛅ 20 °C
Breakfast included in our hostel then off to San Gimignano to see the old city of towers. Once boasting over 100 towers it now has more like 30. Wars, lightning, safety and time have gradually reduced them.
This city is on the train and tourist route. It was very busy but still manageable. First we grabbed a schweins ohr and a gelati at a coffee shop with a toilet. We climbed the tallest tower in the cathedral square. The 360 panorama was pure tuscany; patch works of vinyards and olive groves.Read more