"VINCI - LEONARDO'S BIRTHPLACE" Top 5 Page for this destination Vinci by sandysmith

Vinci Travel Guide: 31 reviews and 55 photos

VINCI, famous for the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci, is located on the slopes of Montalbano. The museum is a must see to learn more about the genius Leonardo. Don't forget to explore the lovely countryside around here too.

Ever since this visit I have become more and more fascinated with Leonardo's inventions and his life story - the man was amazing. Vincii is a great place to learn about him and buy lots of souvenirs too. His style of writing was most peculiar too - backwards and a mirror image!

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  • richiecdisc's Profile Photo
    Feb 20, 2008 at 5:03 PM

    An old gem I missed. I was intrigued by the same but who would have thought its origin! Nothing wrong with a rough edged chianti as long as you have some pungent cheese to smooth it out. ;)

  • Manara's Profile Photo
    Jan 9, 2008 at 10:20 AM

    The hills, the olive groves ... I love those places!

  • dr.firas's Profile Photo
    Aug 16, 2004 at 12:12 AM

    Here she is standing in Orange now :-))) great, you remind me of my Tour Leonardo's workshop :-) would love to see his birthplace, Lucky Blondy and Goldie page :-)

  • Helga67's Profile Photo
    Feb 25, 2004 at 10:59 AM

    I've been to the place where Leonardo lived his last days (Amboise), maybe now it's time to visit his place of birth.

  • maritagnes's Profile Photo
    Mar 9, 2003 at 2:05 PM

    Great travelogue - the Leonardo museum looks like worth visiting!

  • PartyRambo's Profile Photo
    Sep 11, 2002 at 3:51 PM

    Very nice Vinci page! I missed all the good stuff when I went through on a whim - but, hey, you can't see everything, right?

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