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It is a central square in the middle of the historic centre of San Gimginano. The place is full of life and often crowded with tourists. A lot of souvenier shops, restuarants and bars in beautiful historic buildings are around.
Once we step inside the city walls in San Gimignano, we feel like we have stepped into another time, a few centuries back. It’s not just buildings that touch the clouds that are the only thing worth seeing in San Gimignano. Although the towers are what sets the city apart from…
Piazza della Cisterna (Cistern Square, in English) is one of the some squares located in the old town of San Gimignano, a wonderful medieval town in Tuscany Region, in the center of Italy. This place has a triangular form and it is surrounded by some medieval buildings, which…
The piazza cisterns is a lovely spot to take pictures of the towers and to get gelato. There are covered areas to get out of the sun on hot days. In winter, the town is much less crowded and you can wander around taking photos of the interesting architecture.
San Gimignano is a very historical Tuscan hill town, however is is waay overrated in my opinion. Parking is quite a nightmare and it is a crowded and very touristy place. Compared to other hill towns in the area, its not my favorite, but it's still a place to check out if you…