The Palio in Siena with the Porcupine Contrada.

 

 

A great day at the historic #Palio in #Siena, Italy. The Palio di Siena is an annual horse race that is held twice each year, on 2 July and 16 August, in Siena, Italy. Ten horses and riders, bareback and dressed in the appropriate colours, represent 10 of the seventeen contrade, or city wards.

 

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