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It was raining quite heavily. The queue for the Duomo was far too long to bother with; you couldn’t tell where the umbrella-totting crowds ended and the ticket queue began. We took refuge in the dry and joined a queue for the climb up Torre del Mangia that dominates the slanted Palazzo de Campo. We gave it a good 15 minutes before the red cross on the traffic light entry system defeated our patience. The rain had eased and a little window shopping resulted before aching feet and a need for an espresso forced us to to retire to one of the many restaurants lining the Palazzo and indulge in a little people watching…

Photo Gallery: Siena in the Rain

Siena was visited as part of the G Adventures Local Living tour that includes a day Cycling In Tuscany and a Wine Tasting.


  1. Wonderfully atmospheric! Particularly love the shot with the dotty red umbrella…

  2. [...] La Pietriccia Agritourismo in Chianciano Terme is used as a base for the G Adventures Local Living holiday. The cooking lesson is part of the package as is a wine tasting, a cycle ride and visits to various local towns. [...]

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