Neighborhoods to Book a Hotel in Pisa
While roaming in the neighborhood of Piazza dei Cavalieri, you will come across various excellent architectural feats that include the Palace of the Scuola Normale of Pisa and the Church of S. Stefano. Don’t miss the Palace of the Orologio, where Count Ugolino della Gherardesca was jailed and damned to die, as written in Divine Comedy by Dante.
No trip to Pisa is complete without visiting the historic area of Sant'Antonio. Bookworms can get many books related to the Italian Risorgimento (Italy’s unification period) in Mazzini’s house. Architecture lovers will love to explore structures like Keith Haring's Mural, Santa Cristina and numerous Pisan Tower Houses.
The Quarter of Santa Maria is one of the most visited areas in Pisa, thanks to its brilliant landmarks like the Leaning Tower, the Duomo and Piazza dei Cavalieri. The quarter is also home to the prestigious University of Pisa.