Marina di Massa

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Due to its excellent geographical position another feature of this zone is the variety of excursion to areas in the vicinity noted both for the beauty of the landscape and for their cultural significance. The marble quarries, the beautiful Cinque Terre, the gulf of poets of Lerici, the magnificient bay of Portovenere are all within easy reach as is Pisa with its famous square, Lucca - the city of art and a hundred churches, Florence - the undisputed capital of italian and European culture. The local craftmanship is also very important. Marble is the symbol in this field; vases, statuettes and works of exquisite workmanship are all available for purchase at bargain prices, as well as a variety of other objects made from this material. Another important aspect of Marina di Massa is its cuisine .There is a predominance of fish-based dishes: from soups to "cacciucchi" (spicy fish soup, a range of pasta and risotto dishes, various grilled squid, scampi and prawn dishes as well as delicacies such as basses and sea spiders (type of large crab).