"the industrial town of Pontedera"

A classic 1962 Vespa scooter
Creative Commons AttributionA classic 1962 Vespa scooter - Credit: Christian Scheja
 Pontedera is an Italian industrial town not far from Pisa, with a population approaching 28,000. Sitting at the confluence of the Era and Arno rivers, it is home to factories of companies such as Piaggio (manufacturer of the Vespa motorcycle), Amedei chocolate and Castellani Spa wine.