Gallery

Lucca: The top of the Torre Guinigi; note the trees Lucca: View from the top of the Torre Guinigi Lucca: Sculptures under the portico of the Duomo di San Martino
Lucca: Sculptures under the portico of the Duomo di San Martino Lucca: Sculptures under the portico of the Duomo di San Martino Lucca: The front door of the Duomo di San Martino
Lucca: The façade and bell tower of the Duomo di San Martino Carrara: A marble quarry Carrara: Samples of lardo di Colonnata (a local food consisting of salted lard aged in marble containers) hanging in a store
Carrara: Chunks of lardo di Colonnata (a local food consisting of salted lard aged in marble containers) on a store counter Carrara: A display of tools once used to separate marble blocks Carrara: A display of tools once used to separate marble blocks
Carrara: A display of tools once used in the marble quarries Carrara: Blocks of freshly quarried marble Carrara: A machine used to cut slices of marble (for counter tops, etc.); a cable containing pieces of industrial diamond works its way through a block of marble at a rate of roughly one inch per hour
Carrara: A marble quarry Carrara: A marble quarry Rome: The Colosseum at night
Rome: The Colosseum at night Rome: The Colosseum at night Rome: The Arch of Constantine at night