Travel Blogs from Cecina
... short distance from here. It was a 35 minute trip that put us right in the heart of Florence, which was a very wise and no stress decision. We did a Rick Steve app that took us for an hour walk pointing out many of Florence’s important sites, lined up early and were first in line to get into the Cathedral and had our reserved entrance into the Accademia to see Michelangelo’s statue of David, completed in 1504 is a ...
... this was not a place that we wanted to stay, so we went back to the car park wondering what to do next...There was another couple from the UK staying overnight in the car park also, and they had been looking for another site and told us there was one right next door...so off we went to have a look and it was so much nicer than the one we were trying to book into. It was too late too move that night but we moved the following morning...! Bella ...
... this is what we have been waiting for! The next day it poured down with rain the whole day, it didn't stop! We decided to take advantage of the rain by doing our washing and booking more accommodation online.
We made our way into Pisa the next day to visit the famous leaning tower, we took a few photos pretending to hold it up and then got back on the train. Lauren & Dave went back to
Florence for the night where we headed for Rome.
... the outside market set up on the street. There we each brought a little souvenir to remember our trip to Pisa. We wondered the streets away from Pisa looking for some lunch to eat, we tried to avoid any restaurants close to the tower because many of them were over priced. Regardless we ended up paying 11 euros for pizza (everything in Pisa is expensive) the pizza was absolutely delicious though and I'm too full dinner ...
... 8230;15 feet off of its vertical axis. The outside of the tower is made of white marble that creates eight stories—a base, 6 floors of columns, and a belfry on top. It took a couple hundred years to complete the tower’s construction, and each successive architect made an attempt at correcting the leaning problem. The construction started in 1173, and within a few years, it was visibly leaning…thanks to the marshy ground. ...
Other places to stay in Cecina
Via della Astronomia,1, Cecina | 4 star hotelfrom $96
Viale Galliano, 36, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $65
via della cecinella, 7, Cecina | 4 star hotelfrom $55
Viale della Vittoria, 159, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $59
Viale della Vittoria 91, Cecina | Hotelfrom $89
Via Tronto 10-14 , Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $157
Via Arezzo 6 , Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Largo Primo Maggio,3, Cecina | Hotelfrom $78