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Breathtaking Views from the Torre Grossa in San Gimignano

Just a few steps from the Piazza della Cisterna (Square of the Cistern) there is the Piazza del Duomo (Square of the Cathedral). Here is the duomo and the Torre Grossa, the Big Tower. At my first visit in San … Continue reading

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The Basilica of San Gimignano – A UNESCO World Heritage Site

A few years ago I was already in San Gimignano. I loved the place so much medieval that it is like jumping into the past. The city of towers still has many of them and the piazza is always full … Continue reading

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An Afternoon in San Gimignano

San Gimignano – the city of towers as it is also called – was on our list at this year’s vacation in Tuscany with a friend from Germany. I have been there already years ago with another friend and loved … Continue reading

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