Taste of Tuscany

September 2004

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Lake bolsena sunset

sunset

Out drinking at an Irish pub in Siena

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Siena Duomo

siena

Duomo in Florence part 1

florence

Crowds in the Pantheon interior

rome

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Underground Etruscan tombs in Tarquinia

Underground Etruscan tombs in Tarquinia
Those little houses have stairs down to the tombs.
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Courtyard of the Etruscan museum in Tarquinia

Courtyard of the Etruscan museum in Tarquinia
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View from top of Tarquinia

View from top of Tarquinia
Everything in sight was pastel.
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Tarquinia clock tower

Tarquinia clock tower
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The beach of our hotel on Lake Bolsena

The beach of our hotel on Lake Bolsena
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Civita di Bagnoregio

Civita di Bagnoregio
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Cute garden

Cute garden
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Courtyard outside where we had bruschetta

Courtyard outside where we had bruschetta
Notice how I carefully hid everyone's face in this photo?
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Tunnel under Civita di Bagnoregio

Tunnel under Civita di Bagnoregio
Yes, this tunnel runs completely through that huge rock outcropping.
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Sunlit countryside

Sunlit countryside
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Civita di Bagnoregio main town gate

Civita di Bagnoregio main town gate
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Civita di Bagnoregio

Civita di Bagnoregio
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Cascata delle Marmore

Cascata delle Marmore
Tallest waterfall in Europe, according to someone, but I was half asleep so maybe not.
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Cascata delle Marmore

Cascata delle Marmore
The previous photo was taken from that little shed at the top right.
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Orvieto

Orvieto
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Orvieto cathedral

Orvieto cathedral
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Basilica of St. Francis

Basilica of St. Francis
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Tuscan castle

Tuscan castle
Which I do not recall the name of.
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Backyard of a castle

Backyard of a castle
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Sculpture thing in Vinci

Sculpture thing in Vinci
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Same sculpture (close-up)

Same sculpture (close-up)
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Pisa Baptistry

Pisa Baptistry
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A leaning tower of some sort

A leaning tower of some sort
Some pictures you have to take even though they'll look the same as everyone else's.
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Lucca bike path

Lucca bike path
I'm not sure why I waited until there were no bikes.
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Lucca side street

Lucca side street
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Lucca city walls

Lucca city walls
Most towns used these big spaces to build roads.
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Carrera marble quarries

Carrera marble quarries
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Big blocks of marble

Big blocks of marble
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Carrera marble quarries and toilets

Carrera marble quarries and toilets
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San Gimignano towers

San Gimignano towers
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San Gimignano building

San Gimignano building
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View from San Gimignano

View from San Gimignano
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Gimignano street

Gimignano street
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A very crowded San Gimignano street

A very crowded San Gimignano street
Boatloads of Germans
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Lucca panorama

Lucca panorama
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Mega-sized Tuscany panorama

Mega-sized Tuscany panorama
No kidding, it's really big.
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