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Fortress and town of Montalcino
Historical Buildings

Fortress of Montalcino

An important example of military architecture in the form of a pentagon

The Fortress of Montalcino
The Fortress of Montalcino - Credit: Type17 at English Wikipedia
The Brunello town: a jewel of art and history in the Val D'Orcia
Montalcino is a gem of history and art, buried deep in the hills of the Val D'Orcia. This medieval city immediately welcomes the visitor into its old medieval layout, scored as it is with straight, steep streets which have breathtaking panoramas waiting at the top. Montalcino is also known as the town that produces Brunello di Montalcino, one of the most famous wines in the world. ...
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