Things to do in Pisa: Carrara Marble Tour

Carrara marble has a long and illustrious history. The Romans used the coveted stone from the Apuan Alps to build the Pantheon. Some 1400 years later, Michelangelo used it to create the iconic statue of David. From Pisa you can easily travel north to see the quarries. It makes for an unforgettable day trip. There […]

Pisa, more than just the leaning tower

Pisa is a bustling university city located in the heart of Tuscany. The city offers the opportunity to experience the richness of Italian history and culture and has lost none of its charm as a sanctuary for artists, writers, and poets since its golden era from the 9th to the 13th century. The river Arno […]