Travel Blogs from Lucca
... We shed a few tears and were on our way. I'm so thankful I got to meet them. I'm noticing some things that have changed from when we first started to now. We are getting so used to it and I think sometimes we don't even notice we are. Even little things like crossing the road. You need to be aggressive because they won't stop for you, and we've gotten so good at it. Picking the right groceries, figuring out maps of the cities, the transport ...
... hike through in the summer! If you haven't seen some pictures from Cinque Terre I will throw a few in this post for you to enjoy! During our time in Cinque Terre, we met two lovely American girls who ended up giving us a ride back to our hostel after enjoying a glass of wine with them where they were staying just outside of Pisa! Once we made it back, we had full intentions to go out that evening but when our heads hit our pillows, we realized how exhausted we had were! Sunday ...
... they served the beers made in the Italian microbrews. At that point, I jumped ship and went with the guys. They had an IPA which I miss so much!! Germany and Belgium may have some of the best beer I have ever had, but I do miss the variety of kinds of beers in the US.we found a place to eat come dinner and it was delicious! They say the beef in the Tuscany region is amazing and it's nothing short of ...
... and some food. I didn’t have much luck there, so that’s on my agenda for tomorrow. I found the Italian School which I have to be at by 8.45 in the morning, which is only a five minute walk away. Hopefully, I can do some activities in the afternoons and then I think I’ll be happy being back in my room by nightfall this week. I may even be able to down load a re-run of the dockers game . Yay
After we wandered for awhile we found the Torre Guinigi, a 14th century Tower House built by the Guinigi family that was both a status symbol and retreat in times of trouble.
An easy climb to the top provided great views of the surrounding flat countryside, as well as an opportunity to get a different perspective on Lucca's previously visited highlights.
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services