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Ponte di San Michele
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San Michele Bridge

In the village of San Michele, near the town of Piazza al Serchio, a large stone bridge spans the ‘Acqua Bianca’ (White Water)

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Piazza al Serchio
The Acqua Bianca is a tributary of the River Serchio streaming down from Gremolazzo lake. The bridge has a hump-back shape with a slightly flat arch. It was built by local stone masons in the 12th century.
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Piazza al Serchio
A collection of mountain towns between the GARFAGNANA, EMILIA ROMAGNA and LUNIGIANA
Piazza al Serchio is located where the roads connecting the Garfagnana, Emilia Romagna and Lunigiana converge, the gravitational centre of the entire upper valley. The municipality’s territory is characterized by its numerous small hamlets, all uniquely beautiful, many of which are enclosed within the two original arms of the River Serchio: Soraggio and Minucciano. ...