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Address: San Gimignano, Italy
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Interesting place for picture taking

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

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
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Miami, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
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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Calcutta
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
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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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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Virgil, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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East Islip, New York
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149 reviews 149 reviews
71 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
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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Wiltshire, UK
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31 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Went up first thing in the morning. You need to be reasonably mobile as there are a lot of steps to climb. Once at the top the tower offers great 360 degree panoramic views over both San G and the surrounding countryside. Well worth the effort!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

A wonderful visit to the town center and the tower s. The whole center is very beautiful and suggested a visit .

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

It's 200+ steps to the top but worth it! The view from the windows on the way up and from the top of the tower itself are spectacular, amazing to see how people lived in these defensive towers for hundreds of years.

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The climb is over 200 steps and is well worth the view. Not a climb for someone with sore joints. It is interesting to see how the families lived in these towers. The construction is impressive and dates back to medieval times.

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Montaione, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

It's a bit of a climb but well worth the amazing views from the top, a 360 degree panorama, just beautiful :)

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