Siena's Palio Horse Race

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Members of the city council carry the Palio to its place before... News PhotoAnnual Event,Carrying,City,Competitive Sport,Government,Human Interest,Italy,Leisure Activity,Lifestyles,Palio,People,Piazza del Campo,Siena,Sports Race,Topics,Town Square,Travel,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Chris JablinskiSIENA, ITALY - AUGUST 16: (RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MARKETING, NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS) Members of the city council carry the Palio to its place before competitors race on bareback across the Piazza del Campo square during the annual Palio dell'Assunta horse-races on August 16, 2013 in Siena, Italy. The Palio races in Siena, in which riders representing city districts compete, and takes place twice a year in the summer in a tradition that dates back to 1656. (Photo by Chris Jablinski/Getty Images)