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The perfect weekend in Lucca

For those who don’t know yet, Lucca is a charming city of Tuscany that is located between Pisa and Firenze, but slightly more up north. My friend and colleague Stefano is from there and he made an invitation for the weekend, so me and other friends couldn’t say no to his kind offer. Actually I had been wanting to visit Lucca for a while, back since I started hearing him speak so proudly about his city (more like bragging to be precise) and also because I had already read some interesting articles about the city famous wall and towers. Indeed, Lucca is a beautiful city, it is charming, yet less chaotic in terms of tourism than some of its Tuscan counterparts, even if you will always find some tourists wandering the streets (but it is Italy, so you already expect it). Lucca reminds itself, it is old, with a lot of history, yet with a young vibe and I loved that mix of old fashioned buildings and establishments in the center, with some hipster stores and …