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thought provoking

we guessed what the statue represented before we read the plaque, very poignent and makes you... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
seesicksteve
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Derby, United Kingdom
A local landmark by a local sculptor

Last year while visiting the Villa Argentina, we were given a tour of its then-current art... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
PaulWuE
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Wotton-under-Edge
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“lovely walk” (3 reviews)
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Molo di Viareggio, Viareggio, Italy
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

we guessed what the statue represented before we read the plaque, very poignent and makes you realise the dangers of the sea.

Thank seesicksteve
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Last year while visiting the Villa Argentina, we were given a tour of its then-current art exhibition (works by Sig. Biancalana, and also L'attesa's sculptor) by his son. Fascinating, to say the least. Having walked by this emotional piece of statuary so many times on...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

L'attesa, Gionata Francesconi's bronze reconstruction of the wooden statue by Inaco, is not so much a destination in itself as it is part of the experience of walking on the molo (pier.) The sculpture depicts a family anxiously awaiting the return of a ship and...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

we enjoy walking here, beautiful in early evening with colourful sunsets and lots of people promenading

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Can be seen on the right hand side as you walk along the harbour, Set on the wall it is an interesting addition

Thank Brian440
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This was such a beautiful walk and at the top of the pier was a wonderful view over the beach and the horizon on the sea watching the yachts sail by. It really is worth the walk and spend some time sat at the statue...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a lovely walk along the wall, plus you pass plenty of food stalls (out of boats) which are really well priced. Ideal if you fancy a snack. the views are amazing, especially when the sun goes down or in the early morning.

Thank Nicole H
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

I recommend to make this nice walk in the Marina (harbour of Viareggio) and to take nice pictures from the fantastic port and very nice and super yachts and high ships I never saw so high ships, really fantastic.; There are building of yachts and...More

1  Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 19 March 2016

So many people strolling and taking their time. Such a wonderful vista. Molo is great close up. Lots of good photos to take.

Thank SusanP196
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Reviewed 10 August 2015

Nice walk, nice scenery, good views, lots of impressive boats and super yachts, this particular port is not just like any port on the coast as it has a history of yachts and super yachts building so there are ship yards especially erected since generations...More

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