Travel Blogs from Lucca
Hi Everyone, We hope you are all well and in another week we will be home. We are looking forward to seeing you and sharing our stories with you. We are staying with Craig and Lina in a renovated farmhouse and it is rustic and very nice. We are having fun with Craig and Lina and they are good hosts showing us around the neighbouring towns and areas of interest. Mums getting ...
... br> Sat in the shade on the city wall and enjoyed the breeze, reading and watching the world go by.
In the evening, cycled to our first Puccini concert in the Basilica di San Giovanni. An open church with faded frescoes, assorted columns and marble decoration. A pianoforte was in front of the backing panels which bore larger than life pictures ...
My knowledge of music is so limited. My first, and few, recollections of classical music are the Looney Tunes cartoons. And apart from Dance and ballet, I have had very little experiences with the classics. Our trip into Lucca, the birthplace of Giacomo Puccini, was very interesting. Lucca has a permanent festival honoring this man. Every night of the year, there is Puccini and ...
... bottle to buy her. We both don't know what she drinks so we didn't know wether to get her red or white. We finally decided on a sauvignon blanc that we both loved
We then had the journey back to Florence which again took about an hour and a half, Niomi and I fell asleep again because it had been a long day and we wanted to see more of Florence at night time. Silvia told us about this really nice restaurant which was on the other side of ...
After waking up at 6am, Molly and I both slept the whole journey to Pisa as we were very tired (mol didn't sleep because there was a thunder storm last night, I had ten hours sleep but was still tired :-P). Got to Pisa and walked about 20 mins to the tower, was a lot smaller than expected but it was still cool. We took the stereotypical pics such as leaning on the tower and pushing it over. Of course we then HAD to buy a pizza, found a ...
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