Christmas at Villa Villenia

The days before Xmas were very wet and windy. All the same Lucca was just beautiful. They do xmas so well decorations are elegant; the shops are inviting; the bars more so. there are a couple of good Xmas markets. They light up a lot of the key settings like the antiteatro and some of the churches. Have a look at the photos. On xmas day the clouds cleared and the sun came out. Brilliantly clear. And on New Year”s day we could see it was snowing up at Abetone although we were still in the sunshine

Comments Off on Christmas at Villa Villenia

Late Autumn at Villa Villenia

We have been here for three days now – the early days were gloriously warm for late October but now the mist has rolled in early this morning. A beautiful fall

Comments Off on Late Autumn at Villa Villenia