Pisa might be best known for a building project that went horribly wrong, but there is far more to this Tuscan city than just its famous Leaning Tower. Full of Italian charm, and packed with a beautiful selection of churches, palaces and monuments, Pisa offers the perfect Italian break without the hustle, bustle and stress of other nearby cities.
Pisa a traditionally Tuscan city, with great food, beautiful wine and perfect weather.
- The hometown of Galileo, Pisa is renowned as a seat of learning, with its university dating back to 1343
- Until the 15th century, Pisa lay on the coast, but silt build-up means it is now slightly inland