Devil's Bridge Night View
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Devil's Bridge Night View

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The name of the bridge derives from a legend with the Devil as main protagonist. Probably, also for the suggestion of the name, and the wonder that inspires the view from the bridge, from 14 years in Borgo a Mozzano they celebrate Halloween, consecrating the Valley of Serchio land of magic, and the Ponte del Diavolo synthesis of mystery.

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Images à proximité de Lucca

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A: Devil's Bridge

Par Simona Bartolomei, à 100 mètres

The Maddalena's Bridge connect the banks of the river Serchio near Borgo a Mozzano. The current apsec...

Devil's Bridge

B: Ponte della Maddalena

Par Quantasquest, à 100 mètres

Ponte della Maddalena

C: Devils Bridge Valley

Par Simona Bartolomei, à 380 mètres

The Devil's Bridge is on the river Serchio near the town of Borgo a Mozzano, along the road SS12 "del...

Devils Bridge Valley

D: Ponte delle Catene

Par Quantasquest, A 2.4 km

Ponte delle Catene

E: Ponte delle catene - Fornoli

Par Jo Lutum, A 2.5 km

Ponte delle catene - Fornoli

F: Farmhouse

Par Quantasquest, A 3.0 km

Farmhouse

G: Bagni di Lucca

Par Quantasquest, A 3.5 km

Bagni di Lucca

H: Trail Bagni di Lucca

Par Quantasquest, A 3.5 km

Trail Bagni di Lucca

I: Granaiola

Par Quantasquest, A 3.7 km

Granaiola

J: GRANAIOLA - BAGNI DI LUCCA

Par Quantasquest, A 4.0 km

GRANAIOLA - BAGNI DI LUCCA

Ce panorama é été pris à Lucca

Ceci est un aperçu de Lucca

Lucca is a city in northern Tuscany, a region of Italy, situated in a plain on the River Serchio. It is famous for its intact Renaissance City Walls, defined by the italian writer Gabriele d’Annunzio “l’arborato cerchio” due to the presence of the trees on the top of the wall along the promenade over it. The history of the city began with the Etruscan and in 180 b.C. Lucca became a Roman colony with the rectangular grid of the historical center, the Piazza San Michele that occupies the ancient forum and the amphitheater in the famous Piazza dell’Anfiteatro an oval square along the perimeter of the old roman building. The main sights of the city are: the walls around the old town characterized by eleven bastions, remained intact as the city expanded and today a pedestrian promenade which encircled the old town; St. Martins Cathedral with the Holy Face of Lucca a cedar-wood crucifix and image of Christ preserved in a small octagonal temple in the nave; The Clock Tower and the Guinigi Tower (famous for the trees on the top of it) from which we can admire a splendid panorama on Lucca and on the plain around it; Piazza San Michele, the old roman forum, with a splendid romanic church; the ancient Roman Amphitheater,  the Ducal Palace designed by Bartolomeo Ammannati in 1577 and continued by Filippo Juvarra in the 18th century, the Basilica of San Frediano another Romanesque church with a monumental golden mosaic on the façade and the baptismal font, the botanical garden established in 1820 by Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma, the Palazzo Pfanner built in 1667 with a fine garden, attributed to Filippo Juvarra (1678-1736), and an interesting external stairway with loggia.

The province of Lucca is full of things to see: from the Versilia with Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi to the Garfagnana, from the beautiful villas near the town to the Apuan Alps, from parks to the marble quarries from the sea to the mountain ....

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