Tuscany, Italy - Tranquilo May 25th 2011 Tuscany
14 – 26 May 2011 –Tranquilo / Tranquility
Arrived from Catania Sicily via Rome to Montepulciano – the oldest town in the Siena region also home of famous Italian wines, Nobile. It was long day of transfers but we made it in one piece.
Stayed 3 nights in oldest 3 star hotel in the old town area – not really too flash but the bed was very comfy. We had two pre ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Siena Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more