Ponte della Maddalena (Italian: "Bridge of Mary Magdalene") is a bridge crossing the Serchio river near the town of Borgo a Mozzano in the Italian province of Lucca. One of numerous medieval bridges known as Ponte del Diavol
The Villa Torrigiani.as seen in the book- Walls by Florence De Dampierre. Seventeenth century frescoes adorn the loggia of the century Renaissance Villa Torrigiani outside Lucca (Photo by Pieter Estersohn)
The Torre Guinigi is the most important tower of Lucca, Tuscany, central Italy. This tower is one of the few remaining within the city walls. Its main characteristic is its hanging garden on the roof of the tower. We have been to the top 👍🏻
To visit: Torre Guinigi Lucca, Italy by Paul Seligman The Guinigi family grew the trees so that the tower would be higher than the cathedral spire. The rule was that family towers, (to indicate wealth), could not be higher than the cathedra spires.