Lima River flowing through Bagni di Lucca.Extremely lush with every shade of green
Typical Lucca hotel courtyard
Ponte della Maddalena (formally Ponte del Diavolo Devil's Bridge) Hard to capture, wide angle lens tends to flatten, and it's difficult to appreciate the height of the main span. The water really was that 'milky' green!
On the road to Abertone
The Alpi Apuane
Amazing topography & aerial perspective. High up in the mountains very cold and windy compared to the coastal area
Lucca from the tree topped tower
Little Roof Garden
A small oasis of green amongst the roof tops in Lucca
Some of the rooftop terraces and gardens that you don't get to see from street level
The Torre Guinigi. The famous tree topped tower in Lucca. Provided some spectacular views. Spot the oranges?
Popular oval Piazza Anfiteatro once this was the roman amphitheatre
Part of the University in Lucca
Ants feeding on some honey put along one of their walkways
This fountain came on briefly every 30 minutes or so. I had passed it a number times before I realised it was working at all!
Somehow I think she is doing the families washing as I can't see the combat pants being hers!
Ponte della Maddelena or Devils Bridge. Very hard to represent just how steep and angular the central span appears
On top of the high central span
Cycling round the busy streets of Lucca was difficult enough but when it rained many managed single handedly whilst sheltering under an umbrella!
Amazing marble columns on this church each one on the facade a different design! Take near midday so most people keeping to the edge of the Piazza seeking out shade
Quarter to Three
The natural territory of the scooter
Back street in Lucca following a nice cooling shower
After The Rain
Shoppers hurrying along the back streets of Lucca between cloud bursts
The great space that is the Piazza Anfiteatro, great buildings built around the oval of the roman amphitheatre