Travel Blogs from Cecina
... we got dropped off. We finally checked in went to the horrible rocky beach which killed my sprained ankle. Before dinner we ate a fried seafood cone thing. And I tried fried anchovies for the first time. They weren't to bad. But looked gross after butting into them. We went to an amazing dinner and got three bottles of preseco, with some lemon nasty alcohol. After dinner we went to the rocks and sat and drank. I feel like we bonded and all the anger and hostility was gone. We ...
... break and ate our light lunch right on the steps of the Cathedral enjoying all the beautiful architecture around us.
Next was the Cathedral. We've visited many buildings/churches/cathedrals on this trip and they have all been beautiful, but upon entering the Cathedral in Pisa, I found it to be absolutely breathtaking! There was so much detail and beauty every where, it ...
... this, there were two shady ladies with
young boys; maybe 5 or 6. Possibly a short 7. Anyway. As I was going up
to the counter.. They both pushed past me and I felt surrounded with
nowhere to go. Then their boys ran past me almost knocking me over. Next
I heard someone yelling, it was a male employee chasing after them -
the boys had tried to steal stuff. The employee caught them before they
left, and they played the innocent card. No, The ladies ...
Fabrizio our host dropped us at the train station in Siena. The train took u to Empoli, then Pisa. Bit of rain hampered our efforts finding the right bus stop. Found our way to the airport before we got into the town centre. Lunched at a cafe at Piazza delle Vettovaglie. Had a dry Pisan soup of bread, vegetable, potatoes and beans, and a moist apple tortino. ...
... and the curiously Islamic patterns used to decorate the cathedral windows and the baptistery.
That tower leans a lot! When I got on the first few steps, I felt a bit dizzy because I was trying to adjust to how the tower leaned as I climbed up. At the very top, we got wonderful views of the city of Pisa. But that tower still leaned, which meant that when I made a circle around the top of the tower, I could feel it tipping to one side. Talk ...
Other places to stay in Cecina
Via della Astronomia,1, Cecina | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Viale Galliano, 36, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $73
via della cecinella, 7, Cecina | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Viale della Vittoria, 159, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Viale della Vittoria 91, Cecina | Hotelfrom $89
Via Tronto 10-14 , Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Via Arezzo 6 , Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Via Aurelia 300, Cecina | Hotelfrom $84
Largo Primo Maggio,3, Cecina | Hotelfrom $72