Pontedera

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The B&B Il Ramaiolo is located just five minutes far from Pontedera and is connected with the city by a good network of roads. Pontedera is the city where the Vespa is built since 1924 from the Piaggio industry. In honour of the Piaggio history, today there is an important museum called “Museo Piaggio” that covers all the important milestones of the Piaggio industry and host a large number of Vespas from the beginning to today.

pontedera-artePontedera today is one of the most important centre in the province of Pisa. The Polo Sant’Anna Valdera, a center of excellence in robotics and information technology, is locate just near the Piaggio factories.

Pontedera has recently become a centre of contemporary art thanks to the Exhibition Centre Otello Cirri, the spaces of the Municipal Library, and permanent sculptures located in the parks and squares of the city (see the benches copyright in Pontedera_-_Muro_di_Baj_Piazza Garibaldi), or centre of roundabouts. In this open-air museum is the original signal the Wall Baj, oleander by Carmassi, Taurus Cascella, Trafeli of the Vespa, the young woman and works of Vangi Canuti.

Because of its location between the nodal point Valdera Valdarno, Valdinievole and Pontedera plain of Lucca has always been a very busy shopping centre. Even today, in the museo-piaggio-pontederamonth of October, we celebrate the Feast of Saint Luke, the sample Valdera and Valdarno whose first edition was published in 1471. The wide range of commercial shopping centre is enriched by a weekly market every Friday of the largest in Tuscany.

Bed and Breakfast Pontedera