San Gimignano - Piazza delle Erbe at Night
One of the many piazzas in the old town of San Gimignano. The local product market is held here as it was for centuries. Especially during darkness the well lighted housing towers are worth being gazed at. As mentioned, during daytime there is a local market held once or twice a week.
From Wikipedia: San Gimignano is a small walled medieval hill town in the province of Siena, Tuscany,...
wikipedia: San Gimignano is a small walled medieval hill town in the province of Siena, Tuscany, nort...
This is a plaza in front of the cathedral in Siena surronded with shops, bars and restaurants in the ...
The Tuscany, one of the most beautiful Italian regions, is known throughout the world for its Landscapes and for the Works of Art that it houses (It is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance). Six localities have been designated World Heritage Sites: the Historical Center of Florence, Siena, San Gimignano and Pienza, the Square of the Cathedral of Pisa with the Leaning Tower and the Val d'Orcia. It is in the central Italy and borders with Emilia Romagna (north), Marche and Umbria (east) and Lazio (South). The West coast is bathed from the Ligurian and Tyrrhenian Sea; here we can find the islands of the Tuscan archipelago including the island of Elba. The regional capital is Florence and the other provinces are: Arezzo, Grosseto, Livorno, Lucca, Massa, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena.