Discover Siena

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Siena, located in the heart of Tuscany, Italy is a popular tourist destination that attracts thousands of people each year. It's ancient cobblestone streets are lined with 13th century palazzos and centuries-old churches that create a picturesque backdrop for visitors. The city is home to numerous festivals throughout the year such as the Palio di Siena, an intense horse race held twice a summer in Piazza del Campo which draws crowds from around the world.

The Duomo di Siena is one of the main attractions in town and houses some of Italy's most treasured artwork including sculptures by Donatello and paintings by Michelangelo. Other attractions include Santa Maria della Scala, an old hospital from 1145 where visitors can explore its chapel and art exhibits or visit with local artisans on Via Banchi di Sopra or Mercato Sant'Ambrogio for unique souvenirs.

No matter what brings you to Siena you will find something special about this city steeped in culture and history that makes it truly one-of-a-kind experience!