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The Third Palio di Siena

Today we’ll talk about one of the most spectacular events in Italy: Il Palio di Siena.

Kane from England sent us a nice email a few days ago – in the email, Kane says “every year I go to Siena to see il Palio, and I feel it is one of the most spectacular medieval traditions in Italy. I also believe it would be a very interesting podcast for all your listeners…” — Right on, Kane.

Today we’re telling a story about this great tradition and a curiosity about it that you may not know.

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