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Torre del Mangia, Siena
location_cityHistorical Buildings

Mangia Tower

The symbol of Siena’s grandeur

Mangia Tower
Mangia Tower - Credit: Ilaria Giannini

400 steps are a lot but it's totally worth it when the reward is this. (#Siena, seen from the Mangia tower)

Pubblicato da My Tour in Italy su Domenica 14 febbraio 2016
Where not a single stone has changed down the centuries
You can see Siena from afar, resplendent in its medieval harmony. The three hills on which it stands are the high points in an idyllic backdrop of arable fields, where the edges of the ancient city melt into a countryside which in places looks like the background to Ambrogio Lorenzetti's painting Allegory of Good Government in the Palazzo Pubblico. ...