An exploration of two lovely Tuscan cities, Pisa and Lucca
Mention Pisa and the infamous leaning tower comes to mind. The tower is one of the world’s most iconic sights and is well worth a visit especially as you can now climb the tower and enjoy the best views of Pisa and the River Arno from the top. Yet, the tower aside there is much more to discover in this historic university town. With a guided tour explore the city’s cathedral, baptistery, and Campo Santo and try some of the regions delicious specialists.
Then onto beautiful Lucca, the birth town of Giacomo Puccini. Charming walls lined with trees enclose the city. It is a typical Tuscan town. The historical center is closed to traffic and is lovely to visit on foot for a stroll. During the Renaissance period, the town was renowned for silk production, which in turn made the town very rich and financed the building of fine palaces and piazzas.
An enchanting tour of two of Tuscan’s finest towns.
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