Elegante hotel en el centro de Pisa
Travel Blogs from Pisa
... the other side, but there wasn't much room and you are too close to the tower in the photo. So we walked back to where most people were taking it.
Now there are a lot of people around that wait for you to get your photo and are patient and polite. Then there are the ******** that just push in stand in front of you etc. I was getting pretty ****** off at this point and I couldn't get David's photo right so gave up. We started to ...
... one of the entrances in the Square is the Palazzo dell'Orologio. Unfortunately I know nothing about this building as when I google it, I just get Italian web sites!!
We headed down to the riverside. The River Arno runs through Pisa though it is quite an uninspiring view! There are no fancy bridges such as the Rialto in Venice or the Ponte Vecchio in Florence. The vista up and down stream was like any other small Italian city; old buildings, towers, ...
... and it felt good to be out of the desert and into beautiful asturias. I wathced the devil wears prada and 500 days of summer and ate my cheetos, which ended up having a free mermaid tattoo in it. When we pulled up to Oviedo and it felt so good to be back, like I was finally home. Everything looked so good and I immediately felt more comfortable in a place where I could actually navigate without needing directions. We took a bus back ...
Today we had to say goodbye to our castle hotel and get on the road to Cinque Terre. On our way we stopped at Lucca and Pisa. At Lucca, we rented bikes and biked on top of the medieval wall that was built in the 1500's! It is about 40 ft wide and now a large park. We stopped for a picnic lunch too. I thought the city was really pretty. After that, we got back ...
... we should at least explore the city a little, so our solution was to grab a few bottles of wine and head for the beach (love this lack of no open container law). On the beach we reminisced about our trip and happened to attract the attention of some local bums trying to get a dime or two, so I was able to use my somewhat knowledge of French to get us out the predicament thankfully (thank you Madame Leppert for that). We eventually headed back to the hostel ...
Other places to stay in Pisa
Via Darsena 1, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $86
- Know what you're getting into
- ???? Call this an airport hotel ????
- Shame about the Shortcomings
Viale delle Torri 20, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Viale Giovanni Gronchi 1, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Perfect Airport Hotel Acadmia Palace!
- Avoid the food!!
- A good airport hotel
Via Filippo Mazzei, 2, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $107
Via Bonanno Pisano 36, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Good standard and location
- Good hotel - ideal for both airport and the sights of Pisa
- Just the facts, Ma'am
Piazza della Stazione 2, Pisa | Hotelfrom $182
- Definitively, it is not a 4 star Hotel!
- Much better than expected
Via Giuseppe Mazzini, 57, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- Great for families
Via Carlo Matteucci, angolo Via Romboli, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $72
- Indifferent staff, incredibly noisy
- Not even a three star, let alone four
- Loved the restaurant
Via Cesare Battisti, 17, Pisa | 2 star hotelfrom $84
Piazza Santa Croce, 11, Pisa | 3 star hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
- Great hotel with lots of character
- Santa croce
Via Cristoforo Colombo, 45, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $86
- Great base for visiting Tuscany!!
- Excellent Value!!
- Well surprised & pleased about our stay
Via Santa Maria, 94, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- Nothing Special
- A dissapointment
- Poor Quality
Lungarno Antonio Pacinotti, 12, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- Very Disappointed
- We were let down
- Heartwarming hospitality
Piazza Arcivescovado, 2, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $91
- Not that flash.....
- A room with a view
- A Fading Star
37 Via Grotta Al Leccio , Pisa | Hotelfrom $105
Via Puccini 24, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Via della Faggiola, 12-14, Pisa | 5 star hotelfrom $200
- Wonderfully Charming!
- Don't stay here
- Pros and cons
Via Tavoleria, 17, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Great Location
- Perfect quiet but central location, friendly staff
Via Pietro Mascagni, 24, Pisa | 2 star hotelfrom $84
Via Bargagna 44, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Viale Gramsci Galleria B, 14, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Via Alessandro della Spina, 5-7-9, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Great night at this hotel
- What a find!
- Super hotel lovely staff
Via C. Maffi 42, Piazza Duomo, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Avoid it in winter!
- Super little hotel
- Nice View, shame about the room!
Piazza Giuseppe Toniolo, 20, Pisa | Hotelfrom $95
Via Sant'Apollonia, 35, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $107