I love most of Italy as there are many places that I enjoy visually. Lucca is a nice town with nice architecture and enjoyable streets. This little circular piazza is famous for something which I have failed to find.
About Piazza Anfiteatro
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At most this is a place for a quick walk through and if you are on a time constraint there are more beautiful things to see. You can find bars and restaurants so eat and keep walking.
Great variety of restaurants to choose from for food and drinks. Often there are special events set up in the Piazza. Wonderful place to stroll around, view the activities, lovely little shops to browse in. Love it
As many have noted, this was originally an amphitheater, but now consists of residences, restaurants, and shops. The arched tunnel/walkway leading into the center "arena" area was very interesting. I wasn't expecting the open area lined with shops and apartments. I was thinking it would...More
It is in the shape of the theatre it once was, but other than that, it just is a touristy plaza filled with shops and restaurants now. It is hard to envision its former self.
A very knowledgeable guide walked us through the Piazza Anfiteatro, once an ancient Roman amphitheater for entertainment in the walled city of Lucca, Italy. She pointed out that 8-9 feet below our feet lay the relics of the original piazza. It is elliptical in shape...More
This oval plazza was built in the shape of a Roman Amphitheatre . Now lined with cafes and restaurants and some shops its a very relaxing area to chill out and have a drink
Pleasant place to watch the world by. Buy a gelato, grab a bench and watch the world go by. There were artists painting which were interesting to watch. a variety of restaurants and outside the "amphitheatre" shopping streets. Okay its a tourist type area but...More