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Photo: Italian Cafes Restaurants Historic City Of Lucca Tuscany Italy

A quaint collection of cafes and restaurants line the outside of the old Roman Amphitheatre in the Piazzo Anfiteatro at dusk. The Piazza, which was originally built in 180 BC is one of the most famous sites in the city of Lucca in the Tuscany, Italy.

The lights of the cafes and restaurants come to life as dusk falls on the Piazza Anfiteatro, an old Roman Amphitheatre in the city of Lucca, which is the capital city of the Lucca Province in the Tuscany Region of Italy.

Many visitors to Lucca have called this space the best place to people watch, as it is not only one of the busiest areas in the city, but due to the numerous cafes and restaurants with outside tables, visitors can have a meal or a glass of wine and enjoy their surroundings and neighbours.

The original Roman Amphitheatre, built in 180 BC, and was actually used as a quarry for many years to build the city's churches and palaces. During the Middle Ages, a number of houses were built on the remains of the Roman ruins, and it wasn't until the 19th century that famous architect Lorenzo Nottolini rearranged the space inside the amphitheatre to bring out the ancient ruins better. ... continue below the picture...


Italian Cafes Restaurants Historic City Of Lucca Tuscany Italy

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Italian Cafes Restaurants Historic City Of Lucca Tuscany Italy
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... Original parts of the Roman ruins can now be seen along the walls of the Piazza.

The town of Lucca is situated in the beautiful Tuscany Region of Italy, made famous for its rolling lush hills, delicious food and wine, and quaint towns and cities that differ vastly between each one.

Cafes / Restaurants in the Old Roman Amphitheatre, Piazza Anfiteatro, at dusk in the City of Lucca, Province of Lucca, Region of Tuscany, Italy, Europe.

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I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III, aperture of f/8.0, exposure time of 10/1 sec. on ISO 50, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 28mm.

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Italian Cafes Restaurants Historic City Of Lucca Tuscany Italy
A quaint collection of cafes and restaurants line the outside of the old Roman Amphitheatre in the Piazzo Anfiteatro at dusk. The Piazza, which was originally built in 180 BC is one of the most famous sites in the city of Lucca in the Tuscany, Italy.
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Rolf Hicker
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