I am lying on the sand in a little cove just below Livorno. The water is gently lapping nearby and a child plucks delightedly at each gush of wave. The sun is warm and low in the sky and the big gulls swoop and swarm over a dark patch in the water. I feel deeplyContinue reading “A land of art, milk and dripping honey”
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The Bernabo Thermal Spa of Bagni di Lucca
Today the old Bernabo thermal baths were open to the public for viewing, completely refurbished with all the massage tables and oils and candles and gently running water into ancient marble baths. I wish I could ‘write’ smell and sound. All our senses were cocooned in the perfumes of oils and music that wrapped themselvesContinue reading “The Bernabo Thermal Spa of Bagni di Lucca”