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Lucca is a population of 80,000, and is centrally located with Pisa 40 miles, Florence 50 miles and many smaller towns in the 40 mile area. It is close to hills and sea. The walled city is a site hopefully tourists do not overtake much more
Two torres are the moniker for the city. Both were established by religious order ties into the Medici family. The main one is Torre Guinigi built in 1600's and is 130 feet.
There are a number of things to see inside the wall. Plan an itinerary and take one at a time. The tower and and palace of Guinigi are two of the best, along with the amphitheatre
- Pros:Beautiful wall with many things to do inside
- Cons:Traffic in area is rough
- In a nutshell:Get used to it and find your way around.
The rolling hills are great for agriculture use and it is . Wine fields and grain are the main staples. more travel advice
The church called S Giovanni e Andrea is of era in 919 and upgraded in 1260. It serves the Pieve di Compito area, a part... more travel advice
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