Day 15 - Adventure to Cortona and a Tuscany train station October 6th 2012 We started the day early, but didn't get out the door of the hotel until the 10 am. We were going to wait for the hotel shuttle, but a taxi / limo was dropping off a family from Canada and was able to take Francesca and I to the Roma Termini. Then we could make the 11:13 train to Cortona.
We got into the termini without any incident. The lines to the biglietti (ticket) windows were terribl ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Cortona 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
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