Bagni di Pisa Palace & Spa
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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1000 Breakfast at Hotel 1115 Check out 1230 San Gimignano 1430 Let's go! 1530 The Mall Outlet 1730 Let's go! 1930 Torre pendente di Pisa, Duomo di Pisa, Piazza del Duomo 2100 Dinner, Trattoria Pizzeria Toscana 2300 Check in at Bagni di Pisa
Stopped in to Pisa on our way to Firenze (Florence - is the English name just a misheard pronunciation?). Had to do the traditional push-photo of the leaning tower. My golly gosh - it really does have a lean on it doesn't it? I was most impressed by all the white marble and stone of the various buildings (churches etc) including to tower. And they're all in the middle of a walled area with impossibly green grass around them which only serves to highlight the white ...
... Giuliano Terme, a thermal bath town that was popular among nobles and royalty for hundreds of years. Now I suppose I could indulge in this luxury, but I choose instead to take a stroll along the stream, play some music in the partk and enjoy a deicious gelatto. Time to start climbin up a the hill where I come across a pleasant surprise: a grassy area that wa once a Roman Amphitheatre. From here you get a good panoramic view of the plains o f Pisa... And that ...
... but it looks so light and graceful, almost like a toy. The tower is leaning because one side of it is sinking. It began sinking immediately upon construction. Currently it leans at a 5 degree angle. As they continued to build, architects tried to compensate for the leaning by angling the upper parts of the building the opposite way. Their efforts failed, however and the building still looks crooked. A few other people were there checking out the ...
... around again. I have visited the Palazzo Pfanner owned by a surgeon and built in the 15th century. Beautiful palace and outstanding gardens. Scary surgical instruments on display though. Not so keen on the food in Lucca. Traditional food consists of wild hare, boar, tripe, spelt. Therefore the pasta isn't as good. Going to try a stew tonight once I have been assured it is beef. (I had the beef stew and it was ...