What follows is a few pictures from a week in Tuscany. Click on any one to expand it, especially the panoramic shots, which were stitched with Autostitch.
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Bagni di Lucca claims to have the first casino in the world, catering to Europe's aristocracy and English and German poets and writers amongst others.
This appears to be a Broomrape - a saprophytic plant feeding on the roots of trees and having no leaves or chlorophyll. They were common next to many of the paths.
Hooded crows were flying around Bagni di Lucca and here feeding in the river bed outside of the hotel