Discover the Walled Tuscan Town of Volterra

The hilltop town of Volterra sits in the heart of the Tuscany region of Italy and is an interesting town to explore.   As our Rick Steves tour stopped in Volterra for two nights, we had no idea what discoveries lie ahead for us in this walled Tuscan town with its ancient stone walls.                          Continue reading “Discover the Walled Tuscan Town of Volterra”

Volterra | Don’t Miss These Etruscan Treasures!!

This museum may not make your TOP PLACES TO VISIT IN VOLTERRA list, but if you skip out on the Guarnacci Etruscan Museum you will miss a gem!!

I was on a Rick Steves tour, exploring this ancient Tuscan town (read about my discoveries).   We strolled along Via Don Giovanni Minzoni (I love the pedestrian streets!) to this small, unique museum that first opened in 1761!   Continue reading “Volterra | Don’t Miss These Etruscan Treasures!!”