This second scene was taken in the center of San Gimignano as I hope to recreate it in a quilted wallhanging. I took many shots from all angles: wide shots, distance shots, closeups of sections of each building, tiny sections of the various architectural details, and the flowers and lace curtains in the windows. I am excited about the possibilities of this scene. Here's a closeup of one section.
Today there is no water just coins and bills tossed into the cistern from travelers from around the world.
Isn't this a stunning door!
Finally, though our group was scheduled to soon have lunch at a local restaurant, it would have taken a far stronger woman than I am to not indulge in a bit of gelato, especially from a shop with this sign indicating its championship record above the door.
Next posting . . . Siena.