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Piazza Umberto I, 55032, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Italy
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Nice but not really amazing

Nice old town, but similar to other Italian villages. Some bridges and ancient walls are nice, you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
travellllller124
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Marburg, Germany
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Nothing special and being renovated

Probably because I have been in about 10 amazing Tuscany sides during this weekend, I am a bit... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2016
Ricardo B
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London, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Nice but not really amazing”
20 Jun 2016
“Nothing special and being renovated”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Piazza Umberto I, 55032, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice old town, but similar to other Italian villages. Some bridges and ancient walls are nice, you can have a Cappuccino at every corner, and most likely it’s more lively with warmer weather.

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Probably because I have been in about 10 amazing Tuscany sides during this weekend, I am a bit critical with Castelnuovo but in my opinion is not worth the drive from Lucca. This small tower is small and in top of that it was been...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2016

A charming, historical town, under renovation during our visit, and I believed largely rebuilt following damage in WWII. However, charming layout and less busy than other main tourist towns. Thursday morning has a clothes and utensils type market

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Reviewed 2 January 2016

Although Castelnuovo is not a major tourist destination we found it pleasant and relaxing to be able to walk the none crowded streets and eat in local restaurants. The town gates are impressive as is the whole town and there are plenty good small shops...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Second time I stay in Toscana, and visit this beautiful town 10 minutes from where I stayed. Beautiful town, the view from there is amazing!!! It is well worth a visit!!! 😀😀

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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Having passed through this fortress literally thousands of times since childhood it's not just the hub of the town where streets, people and everyday life intersects, It's also a beacon that's as relevant today as it was centuries ago. From the piazza, take a right...More

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