Tag Archives: Medieval Towns

The Walled City of Lucca

Lucca is a small city in Tuscany, very near Pisa, completely surrounded by ramparts.  We stopped in Lucca for two nights on our way from Turin to Rome last fall.  We were traveling by train, so we stayed in a … Continue reading

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The White Truffle Festival of Alba

Alba is a nice day trip, about 30 miles SE, from Turin.  We got there by both train and taxi, because we missed our train transfer and had to taxi the last 10 miles.   We were there on a … Continue reading

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