November 14, 2015

Siena, Italy

Photograph by Elena Pardini

A predawn mist shrouds the hills of Siena, in the heart of Italy's Tuscany region. Iconic Tuscan vistas, such as this one of villas scattered throughout a landscape that looks as if it belongs in a Renaissance painting, is just one reason why the region attracts millions of visitors each year.

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