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Address: San Gimignano, Italy

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San Gimignano

Nice place and april was a good time for visit. The best icecream on the world. For travelers with camper is a good stay parking sosta camper. They have a free shuttle bus to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Nice place and april was a good time for visit. The best icecream on the world. For travelers with camper is a good stay parking sosta camper. They have a free shuttle bus to the center.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I had seen a number of medieval and renaissance towns, but this is the most enchanting yet. Perched on the hill top, it has great vistas of the Tuscan countryside. There are intricate architectural details to be observed everywhere, great little museums to visit, several pottery and leather shops to explore, including one workshop where two brothers reproduced the town... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

If you are lucky enough to have discovered this lovely town then you must climb the bell tower. Entrance fee required nominal fee of around $8EU, which covered access to the small museum as well. Climb to top is easy , last part is a ladder so ladies best not to wear a skirt. View from the top is well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

If you think you've seen it all when it comes to old towns and small cities... Think again... Cause this place is different and strange... The only place where you can find such weird buildings... Parking all around the old town... Once you enter... You'll find yourself surrounded with beauty... Good food and amazing history

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Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

It is well worth walking to the top of the tower to see the panoramic views! Vineyards, olive trees and beautiful homes dot the countryside - offers great opportunities for picture taking. The birds eye view of San Gimignano is beautiful as well.

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

One of the major attractions in this picturestic town, is a must visit specially that once at the top you can take great pics

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This was part of our Tuscany your conducted by Walkabout Florence. It was a beautiful day by the time we arrived here. Sunny yet there was a cool breeze. Bus will leave you at the parking bay and from there it's a 5-10 mins walk to the town entrance. Very quickly depending on your time here's few of the spots... More 

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Montgomery, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My friend and I had never been to Italy and visited Tuscany and Rome last fall. We chose to center our stay in Tuscany in San Gimignano and found it to be a wonderful choice. Delightful town, less crowded than Florence or Sienna, but still had the wonderful restaurants and shops and history. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great photos,time to ponder and absorb the beauty of the Tuscan countryside! Hard to imagine such building( towers) still standing and being able to stand on a piece of medieval history. This town takes you back to the Middle Ages !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Anyone would enjoy taking a trip back in time and seeing the beautiful history of this town. Don't rush. Stop and savor. This is not to be regarded as something to check off your bucket list. Rather, live in the moment and just enjoy being there.

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