Search Results for Lucca

October 26, 2017
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Lucca Comics & Games: heroes to the rescue

New for this year is a Netflix-themed section
March 27, 2017
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Another side of Finland…in Lucca

Timely release explores a refugee-restaurateur relationship
July 28, 2016
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Canyon Park: adventuring near Bagni di Lucca

Adventurers on the hunt for their next adrenaline rush should turn toward an unexpected spot this summer: Scesta. This small fraction of Bagni di Lucca (LU) is home to Canyon Park, managed by the Toscana Adventure association. On Sunday, July 31, the adventure park will celebrate its first birthday, looking back on a banner year. Behind Canyon […]
May 23, 2016
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A lineup of legends at Lucca Summer Festival

Teatro del Giglio spotlights international and Italian performers
March 3, 2016
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Lucca Film Festival and Europa Cinema 2016

George Romero among the distinguished guests
November 5, 2015
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Lucca and the City of Light

Running concurrently with the Toulouse-Lautrec exhibition in Pisa is another show with a French connection. Through February 14, 2016, Lu.C.C.A. Lucca Center of Contemporary Art is hosting De Chirico, Savinio and Les Italiens de Paris.    Through approximately 50 works, the show highlights seven Italian
December 4, 2014
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Top names in Lucca

Goodbye yellow brick road and hello Lucca: British pop icon Elton John will headline the 2015 Lucca Summer Festival. His July 11 appearance is currently the only one he has scheduled for Italy in 2015.   Sir Elton will perform in piazza Napoleone, the site of most of the festival&
September 11, 2014
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Lynch in Lucca

Step aside, Sundance: the tenth edition of the Lucca Film Festival is bringing one of Hollywood’s biggest names to Tuscany. David Lynch, the American director, screenwriter and producer behind Mulholland Drive, Eraserhead and Twin Peaks, will be the guest of honor at the event, which takes place September
May 8, 2014
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Lucca on loop

While people all over the planet eagerly await this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Tuscany residents will have an additional reason to look forward to 2014’s biggest sporting event. A FIFA TV spot that will play regularly throughout the matches includes a glimpse of Lucca&
February 27, 2014
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Changes at Lucca cathedral

Visiting Lucca's Duomo will soon come with a small price tag. The famous church is a standard stop on the typical Lucca itinerary, housing relics and sacred objects including the Volto Santo and the tomb of Ilaria Del Carretto. The fee is required of tourists only. Residents of the