Or to sit under trees upon a tower

 in Lucca, Tuscany, in Italy there is a tower. No ordinary tower, but a special one, overgrown by trees. Torre Guinigi and it’s trees are part of the centuries of history of Lucca  and they show it. But Lucca’s historical past meets us at every turn … Mmmh … That was delecious! After I enjoyed…

Mio nome: Puccini – Mia cittá: Lucca

Allow? My name is Giacomo Puccini. My hometown: Lucca Buon giorno, signore e signori! May I introduce myself? You might know my name. Or do you even know one of my works? Famous I was with my great operas – compositions: first with “La Boheme”, followed “Tosca”. After I was one of the first victims…

climb a (city-)wall and enjoy the view

… in Lucca, Tuscany, in Italy is one of the most beautiful possibilities for that: “La Mura”  (the wall) with it’s trees and parkway is really special and Lucca transports us to another time … Wooow! I am spellbound! Now I stand here and one of the peculiarities of Lucca blocked my way in the truest…