Place: Siena

Name: Siena
Place type: city
Description: Siena is a city in Tuscany, Italy. The historic centre of Siena has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Sites. Siena is famous for its cuisine, art, museums, medieval cityscape and the Palio, a horse race held twice yearly. Former "libero comune" and one of the most notable capital of the arts during the Medieval period, Siena became part of the Gran Duchy of Tuscany until the unification of the Italian Kingdome in 1861.
People:  Chevalley, Giovanni