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Ponte Maggio
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Maggio Bridge

Ponte Maggio (Maggio Bridge) spans the Lima stream in the town of Bagni di Lucca

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Bagni di Lucca

Because it was situated at the bottom of the valley leading to the territory of Pistoia, the bridge was of significant strategic importance during the Middle Ages. It has a round-arched and imposing carriageway and is part of the road to Casoli. It was built by local masons using sandstone as building material, during the 14th century.
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Bagni di Lucca
A refined spa destination famous all over Europe
Probably dating back to Ancient Roman days, the spa destination Bagni di Lucca enjoyed its heyday in the eleventh century at the time of the countess Matilde di Canossa and became one of the most elegant spa towns in Europe in the nineteenth century. ...