Hosting Culture Hotel Royal Vic
Travel Blogs from Pisa
I combined yesterday and today because, well, quite frankly we were too drunk last night for me to post. I'd say "Sorry Mom," but she was the drunkest of us! :) So yesterday, Tom, Dad, Mom, Carleigh and I hopped a train out to Pisa, because Mom and CJ hadn't seen the leaning tower yet, and the rest of us loved the town and really wanted to go back. Pisa, by the way, is so adorable. The town itself is small but so very Italian with its little ...
We started the day with a major bummer: Bradley left for home bright and early, which makes me really sad. I miss him already and I'm jealous that he gets to see our pooch and smoosh his little Louie face. There are a ton of dogs in Europe, by the way, and people bring them everywhere with them. We have FaceTimed with Lou a couple times to make us (me) feel better... but I digress. Anyway, I miss my husband a lot. Today's drizzly, cold weather matched the gloominess of Bradley's ...
... gear made in China and umbrellas which were in there hundreds as rain was immanent. Ignoring the pedlar's we made our way to the leaning tower after stopping off for a really good cup of coffee at a local coffee bar one of several in the area and talking to the owner all doing it tough this time of year. After our coffee we headed towards the leaning tower and its surrounding cathedral and baptistry we were appropriately impressed with the ...
We pack up and leave as the boys say goodbye to the kittens, William creeps into the main house as the old man sleeps and hugs the cats since he knows he will not see them again, goodbye to "peachy" the spider, he wants to pick more apricots but we just left 50 in the fridge and have no room left ithe car for extra rotting fruit...Sad to leave such a fantastic place and a wonderful week, seen so much and had such a ...
... church that it was supposedly attached to but we could not find an alley that took us around to the back of the church where the tower was so we could only see the very top of it above the church roof. So that’s one other thing Pisa is famous for, a history of shoddy architecture and engineering.
Not exactly in Pisa, but in a small town about 30 kilometers away, is a chocolate producer named Amedei that has a reputation for producing the best ...
Other places to stay in Pisa
Via Darsena 1, Angolo via Aurelia, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- 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 $98
Via Carlo Francesco Gabba, 17, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $117
- 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 Mazzini 57, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Great for families
Via Matteucci 81, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- Indifferent staff, incredibly noisy
- Not even a three star, let alone four
- Loved the restaurant
Via C. Battisti 17, Pisa | 2 star hotelfrom $78
Piazza Santa Croce, 5, Pisa | 3 star hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
- Great hotel with lots of character
- Santa croce
Via Cristoforo Colombo 45, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $82
- Great base for visiting Tuscany!!
- Excellent Value!!
- Well surprised & pleased about our stay
Via Santa Maria 94, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Nothing Special
- A dissapointment
- Poor Quality
Lungarno Pacinotti 12, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $59
- Very Disappointed
- We were let down
- Heartwarming hospitality
2 Piazza Arcivescovado, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Not that flash.....
- A room with a view
- A Fading Star
Via Puccini 24, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Via della Faggiola 12-14, Pisa | 5 star hotelfrom $272
- Wonderfully Charming!
- Don't stay here
- Pros and cons
Via Tavoleria, 17, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $93
- Great Location
- Perfect quiet but central location, friendly staff
Via Mascagni, 24, Pisa | 2 star hotelfrom $95
Via Bargagna 44, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Viale Gramsci 14, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $88
Via Alessandro della Spina 2 / 7 / 9, Pisa | 3 star hotel$180 average
- Great night at this hotel
- What a find!
- Super hotel lovely staff
Via C. Maffi 42, Piazza Duomo, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- Avoid it in winter!
- Super little hotel
- Nice View, shame about the room!
Piazza Giuseppe Toniolo, 20, Pisa | Hotelfrom $96
Via Sant'Apollonia 35, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $98