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Countryside of Livorno, Olives, Grapes and Tomatoes
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Discovering Livorno Italy

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On the west coast Italy, this compact province has the city of Livorno as its capital and stunning coastal scenery.

City of Livorno

Despite suffering much damage during WWII and the blowing up of their port’s ancient lightower by the retreating Germans. Both the tower and the city has been rebuilt. Livorno Surrounds Map.

Places to Visit

Piazza Grande - Here you can find the Duomo, Palazzo Grande and the City Hall.

Medici Bastions - Placed on the original city walls were the many towers built by the Medici for the protection of the city.

Old Fortress - Built in 1521 to protect the port, with the large internal tower dating back to 1077.

Piazza Del Municipio - City Hall and the Grand Duchy Palace, home to the Provincial Government of Livorno line the town square.

Piazza Dei Domenicani - Located in the Venezia district is the Piazza Dei Domenicani. A Baroque design church, the Church of Saint Caterina da Siena stands here.

Palazzo Delle Colonne Di Marmo - This grand building has a facade of marble and was built in the beginning of the 17th century.

Scali Del Ponting - Here you can artisan workshops and shops in the district, housed in the old restored warehouses that existed here.

Fortezza Nuova - This fortress was built by the Grand Duke when the Medici ruled the city, then essentially being rebuilt in the late 16h Century.

The Cisternone - Designed by Pascuale Poccianti in a neo-classical style, this cistern helps supply the city with water since 1842.

Piazza Della Repubblica - this large wault extends for 200 metres, covering the Fosso Reale.

Piazza Cavallotti - Here you can find all kinds of shops and a market for fresh fruit and vegetables.

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You can find from five star hotels to resorts, budget hostels, getaways and seaside apartments.

Photo: Countryside of Livorno, Olives, Grapes and Tomatoes

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