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Lucca celebrates its Feast of the Cross

An ancient relic, a millenary tradition, a magnificent walled town. These the ingredients of Lucca’s major celebration. Continue reading

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Giugno Pisano – June is Pisa’s month

June is a very special month for Pisa. In fact, it is the period in which the town celebrates most of its historical events and traditions. Every year, on the night of the 16th of June, the river Arno reflects … Continue reading

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Pisa lights up for San Ranieri

By tradition every 16th June the Lungarni, the avenues along the river Arno, of Pisa are floodlit at night by the Luminara di San Ranieri. The first historical document attesting the tradition of the Luminara goes back to 1337. More … Continue reading

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