Day 13e. Volterra.August 17 in Italy ⋅ ⛅ 27 °C
As we finished our self guided tour of the town hall the locals started their festival with cheese rolling and other theatrics just outside the front doors. We took a seat in the temporary stand and watched for awhile but the language was foreign to us.
Then we moved our car because the brilliant spot we had was changing to a tow away zone in the morning because of the festival.
We had a meat and cheese platter and beer for dinner then did a lap of the city before settling into a glass of white chianti wine at a street wine bar.
Wouldn't you know it! More bands and flag throwing medievals marched up and down the street. These people really are pleased to see us!Read more