Three Weeks in Tuscany (day 12)

IMG_6184-2 copy-2Lucca is a vibrant city known for its pedestrian promenade that encircles the city upon its exterior walls, once of military significance and later in the 20th Century as a race track for cars!. The town dates back to the Etruscans and became a Roman colony in 180 B.C. IMG_6189-2 copy-2 The old world charm is blended with upscale shops and energy. Its history is dramatic and chocked full of interesting sights, cafes, restaurants and people.IMG_6181-2 copyBoth residential and commercial, there is a lovely combination of serenity and electricity.  Lucca should be placed on your “to do”list.

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