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Ottod’ Ame, Lucca

Ottod’ Ame is an Italian clothing line. I discovered it whilst away in Lucca. I was wondering down one of the streets when i noticed the local hardware store had been replaced by Ottod’ Ame. The hardware store had been there for many years…

2nd May 2017

Ottica Vogue, Lucca, Italy

My favourite sunglasses boutique, Ottica Vogue, can be found on Via Fillungo, in Lucca. It is such a beautiful store with very high brick ceilings, crystal chandeliers and marble work surfaces. They have a fantastic selection of brands such as, Celine, Thierry Lasry, Miu…

13th April 2017
Food Travel

Trattoria Gigi, Lucca, Italy

Gigi is located on Piazza del Carmine, behind Lucca’s main shopping street Via Fillungo. The restaurant has a casual, friendly atmosphere. You will spot many locals amongst it’s clientele which is always a good sign. The food is simple but tasty. To start I…

30th October 2016
Food Travel

Pinelli, Lucca

Full of the most delicious treats, Pinelli, always gets a visit when i’m in Lucca! Actually, i probably visit most mornings! The traditional charm and delicious pastries, Pasticceria Pinelli, has to offer has made it a favourite for both locals and tourists since 1939.…

12th October 2016