Welcome to Lucca Grapevine, on sale at local news agents.
Sample (by clicking on the titles in yellow) an article from current or past issues.
Click on the underlined advertising pages.To receive Grapevine every month, please subscribe!
Lucca, Tuscany, Italy, What's on.
 
Grapevine on-line
   
/
/
 Direttore Responsabile
 Giuseppe Brandani

 Founded (1994)
 by Susan Jarman

 Editors
 Norma Jean Bishop
 Silvano Simi

 
Contributors
 Helen Askham
 Norma Jean Bishop
 Chiara Calabrese
 Claudia Casoli
 David Collins
 Paolo Fantozzi
 Debra Kolkka
 Francis Pettitt
 Jenny Schutz
 Miles Skinner
 Paul Spadoni
 Maria Tuttovino
 Karen Vander


Cover:
Biking around Puccini's town:
Kerek Spinney, Rachael Reed,
Caroline Reed, Elly Spinney
(from Denver, Colorado)
– photograph by their grandmother
Judy Spinney

Lucca, Tuscany, Italy, What's on.

<< select by >>

month

  Art/Music/Books/Beauty
     Elliot Erwitt, Retrospective
     Ruskin in Lucca
     Music is in the Air
     LuccaLibri, Caffè Letterario
  Tradition/History
     The Rocca of Montecarlo
     One Marathon? Try 10 ... in just 7 days
     A Pilgrim's Tale from Nozzano
     The Francigena at Altopascio 
  Food and Drink
     Recipe: Garmugia
     Restaurant Il Corso
  Day Tripping
     Bird-Watching in Puccini Country
  Practical Matters
     Struggling with IMU Property Taxes?
 
  What's On
  Markets/Museums
  Crossword
  
     Classified Advertisements Updated May 26

Editorial
It’s May, that marvelous month when we turn to nature once again. Recently
Grapevine has met stranieri new to Lucca who have been happily traveling by train far and wide across the country. At a time when “bio” and “environmental” are buzz words, it’s nice to know that some people have left their cars behind, in far-off USA, UK, or elsewhere. Ever since the Jubilee Year (2000), we have been encouraging readers to walk the medieval roadways known as the Francigena. With the new hostel for pilgrims at Altopascio, this year we may hit the road ourselves! For armchair travelers or those on their way to and from the train station, stop for a cup of coffee and a sandwich at LuccaLibri, the latest in our chain of Grapevine distributors!

Contacts
Subscriptions
Advertising
Where GV is sold
 Grapevine writers award
Readers' comments
Maps
Useful information
Teacher's edition
Our writers
Grapevine covers
Order back issues
Index of articles
Poster
 
lucca, tuscany, italy, what's on.
Grapevine Magazine. Via delle Conce 25 - Porta S. Donato, Lucca (parking Piazzale Verdi). Mail/Admin: Via Francesconi 2, S. Ginese di Compito 55012 Lucca, Italy -
Tel. 0583 909012 - Fax 0583 908849 - Mobile 333 8617962 - Skype: susan.jarman.rosalind - editor@luccagrapevine.com - www.luccagrapevine.com - luccagrapevine@pec.it
P. IVA 02121960468. Printed by Myck Press srl Calcinaia (PI). Registrazione Tribunale di Lucca no. 629 del 13 dicembre 1994. Iscrizione CCIAA - Lucca no. 199169.
Articles/photos for consideration may be submitted to the editors. © Grapevine Magazine - © What’s On In & Around