Lucca: City of Miracles

Lucca is a beautiful city, and it’s full of sights that will capture the imagination of its visitors. At the Piazza dell’ Anfiteatro, you’ll see its ancient origins up close and find remnants of its Roman past. There’s also the Piazza San Frediano, which contains a splendid church dedicated to the 6th century Irish prince-turned-hermit of the same name. Learn about the legendary miracles performed by him, as well as those performed by Saint Zita, and you’ll see why the town continues to venerate these two amazing figures today. Though you might not believe the tales, listen, and allow them to enrich your experience of exploring this truly wonderful city.