High Up in a Bell Tower
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This is a view of Piazza della Cisterna from atop the bell tower of 13th century Palazzo del Podesta, located in the stunning Tuscan village of San Gimignano.
I have a height phobia when it comes to stairs and platforms I can see through. Didn't realize until it was too late I'd have to deal with both to get to the top and down from this tower. I avoided a panic attack by not looking down until I reached the top of the tower and by thinking about the great shots I was about to get.
Also by Deborah Downes
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