Travel Blogs from Pisa
... the air to take silly pictures. Of course, we did the exact same thing. After about 30 minutes of trying to get the perfect shot it was starting to drizzle so we looked at the other two buildings in the piazza which had entrance fees so we didn't do in. One was the Pisa Cathedral and the other was St. John's Baptistry. We were glad we went back for the once in a lifetime ...
... of Pasta Bolognase, a delicious pork dish with salad and Italian gelato for dessert.
We then walked several blocks to our hotel. I'm sure we were quite a sight, 28 women walking down the street, single file dragging our luggage behind us.
The hotel room is OK, standard Italian fare. At least there is air conditioning that sort of works.
After a long day we're glad to have some time to relax. ...
... thought I wanted a cheesy "look at me in pushing over the Tower" photo, but then I saw what those people looked like trying to get the photos and decided against it. Nick was happy and much less embarrassed to be with me when I just wanted a normal photo. After the visit to the Tower we went out for dinner. This was the first time we've had any food that was subpar. I don't know how Italians can screw up pasta and pizza, but it can happen - ...
The train from Nice to Pisa was extremely stressful. To start with my strategy of book the train then book the hostel failed me as my phone service dropped out before I could complete the booking. I had a full travel day ahead of me with no accommodation booked at the other end. When I arrived in Ventimiglia had an immediate connection but as I didn't know what line it was on I went to the information and to ask ...
... museum that was painted blue and it had an exhibit of one of Juniper's favorite artists. We agreed to return tomorrow before leaving Pisa.
So we checked out of our place, lugged our bags across town back to the museum, squeezed what we could into lockers and hoped for the best with the real luggage. Into the exhibit we go, on the first floor were opera costumes from a famous designer, second floor held the paintings Juniper wanted to see. Back in the day, women ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Serena Pisa
Other places to stay in Pisa
Via Darsena 1, Angolo via Aurelia, 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 Carlo Francesco Gabba, 17, 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 Mazzini 57, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- Great for families
Via Matteucci 81, Pisa | 4 star hotelfrom $72
- Indifferent staff, incredibly noisy
- Not even a three star, let alone four
- Loved the restaurant
Via C. Battisti 17, Pisa | 2 star hotelfrom $84
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 $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 Pacinotti 12, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- Very Disappointed
- We were let down
- Heartwarming hospitality
2 Piazza Arcivescovado, 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 Mascagni, 24, Pisa | 2 star hotelfrom $84
Via Bargagna 44, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Viale Gramsci 14, Pisa | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Via Alessandro della Spina 2 / 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