Devil's Bridge, Lucca, Italy. Ponte della Maddalena (Italian: "Bridge of Mary Magdalene") is a bridge crossing the Serchio river near the town of Borgo a Mozzano in the Italian province of Lucca. One of numerous medieval bridges known as Ponte del Diavolo, the "Bridge of the Devil", it was a vital river crossing on the Via Francigena, an early medieval road to Rome for those coming from France that was an important medieval pilgrimage route.
Our road trip to Northern Italy included Milan, Orta San Giulio, Bergamo, the Motor Valley, Lucca, Cinque Terre and Sovana. This photo links to all of the articles from our trip so that you can travel Italy in our footsteps.