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The Riace Bronzes:  The 50th Anniversary

About 5 years ago, I wrote about the Riace Bronzes, which are perhaps the most famous classical bronze statues in Italy today.  The post, The Mysteries of the Riace Bronzes (February 2017), listed the questions that emerged after a deep-sea … Continue reading

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I tesori di San Casciano dei Bagni

Una delle principali destinazioni termali italiane è San Casciano dei Bagni, un comune nella provincia di Siena, nella ricca campagna toscana. Con le sue 42 sorgenti a una temperatura media di 42° C, gli amanti delle terme e i pellegrini … Continue reading

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The Treasures of San Casciano dei Bagni

One of Italy’s top hot spring destinations is the San Casciano dei Bagni, a village in the province of Siena in the rich countryside of Tuscany.  With its 42 springs and a mean temperature of 42° C (108° F), spa … Continue reading

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