Italy: Storybook Land and Dante’s Inferno

IMG_1194This is the amazing view from Castello di Monteriggioni in Toscana.  As the sun set after a long day of touring, wining and tasting we settled in at the Fattoria, Castello di Monteriggioni near Siena. Before dinner we walked all around this little town where there are no autos allowed.  Built in the early 1200’s, Monteriggioni is an excellent example of a medieval walled town. You can find mention of this fairyland in Dante’s Inferno.  Photo taken in May of 2012.

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  1. mrewilson says:

    I love your posts. They inspire me to want to travel more.

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    1. Thank you! Italy is place to go many times…

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  2. Adri says:

    Wow, but this May 2012 trip must have been an absolute dream. I am an armchair traveler, and I love seeing your photos.

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    1. Thanks Adri. It was a great trip and I have some wonderful photos to share.

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