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Quartiere Venezia, Livorno
Photo ©Serena Puosi
Hamlets, districts and squares

"New Venice" District

A route of striking fascination over bridges and around churches

Venice district
Venice district - Credit: Giuseppe Moscato
Tastes of the seaside, hidden itineraries and plenty of surprises
One of the most iconic images of Livorno is the Terrazza Mascagni, a quasi-infinite structure with a stunning view over the sea. But Livorno is more than just a beach town—it’s a busy port city and has been since the second half of the 16th century, when the powers-that-were decided to transform this fishermen’s village, built around the Tower of Matilda of Tuscany, into one of Europe’s main ...