Sail to Pisa and a Day of Exploring the City (Sept 19 - Sept 22, 2017)


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September 22nd 2017
Published: April 21st 2018
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We made our crossing from Imperia to Pisa - it took a total of 21 hours as we had to divert a couple of times in the night around some thunderstorms - they gave us quite the light show & fortunately we were able to avoid them. The first third of the trip we had the wind & waves on the aft quarter so it started off well, then the wind decided to shift around coming at us in all directions. We nav... Read Full Entry



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A Few Views Looking Down on the Baptistery & AltarA Few Views Looking Down on the Baptistery & Altar
A Few Views Looking Down on the Baptistery & Altar

as well as a look from the ground level
Views Inside the CamposantoViews Inside the Camposanto
Views Inside the Camposanto

notice top left the frescoes lining the walls
A Few Close Ups of the FrescosA Few Close Ups of the Frescos
A Few Close Ups of the Frescos

they are being restored now and returned here
McDonald's Is Everywhere - Fortunately No ArchesMcDonald's Is Everywhere - Fortunately No Arches
McDonald's Is Everywhere - Fortunately No Arches

so it blends in more here in Pisa
Watch Your Step When Walking As You Never KnowWatch Your Step When Walking As You Never Know
Watch Your Step When Walking As You Never Know

when part of an ancient bldg will "pop" up in front of you
Many Shops Are Still of the Older Style Many Shops Are Still of the Older Style
Many Shops Are Still of the Older Style

such as this one with its opening counter & gate
Details of the Palazzo della CarovanaDetails of the Palazzo della Carovana
Details of the Palazzo della Carovana

which now houses part of the University
The "Beach" Down Near the Marina The "Beach" Down Near the Marina
The "Beach" Down Near the Marina

note they are laying on small stones, not sand!



21st April 2018
Bob Carrying Groceries in Our "Wegman's Bags"

Pisa WOW!!
Beautiful city to visit and love the sky photos from you boat, beautiful! Thanks for sharing

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