Siena

People on Twitter were deeply moved by the impromptu rendition by residents in Siena.
Everything, that is, so long as it is miles from the nearest yellow brick. "This may sound Pollyannaish," says Pauline Frommer
With this post, I wrap up my second big 2016 trip -- two two-month European adventures filled with learning, experiences
In these clips, you can see the euphoria erupting after the finish of the Palio horse race. When the winner crosses the finish
At the Palio, the entire city of Siena packs into the main square, Il Campo. Finally, it's time for the race. A cart pulled
This is Day 97 of my 100 Days in Europe series. As I research my guidebooks and make new TV shows, I'm reporting on my experiences
This is Day 96 of my 100 Days in Europe series. As I research my guidebooks and make new TV shows, I'm reporting on my experiences
(This post originally appeared at blog.ricksteves.com/blog/palio-practice.) On Siena's main square, Il Campo, my tour guide
(This post originally appeared at blog.ricksteves.com/blog/palio-dinner-party.) This is Day 94 of my 100 Days in Europe series