Where is Pisa?

Answer Pisa, of Leaning Tower fame, is located by the Arno River, in the province of Tuscany on the west coast of Italy. It lies almost directly west of Florence, and nearly halfway between Rome and Genoa... Read More »

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Is Pisa in Florence?

The city of Pisa is not located in Florence; it is its own separate city. Both Pisa and Florence are located in northern Italy, but they are approximately 50 miles, or 80 kilometers, apart.Referenc... Read More »

How far is the Leaning Tower of Pisa from the sea?

Via road, the distance between the Learning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, Italy, and the Marina di Pisa on the coast of Italy, is roughly nine miles. The trip, which travels southwest along the River Arno... Read More »

What is the distance between Pisa& Florence?

Via road, the distance between Pisa and Florence, Italy, is roughly 65 miles. The trip, which travels east through such Italian cities as Lucca, Pistoia and Buggiano, takes approximately one hour a... Read More »

What was the Leaning Tower of Pisa used for?

The Leaning Tower of Pisa was built to be the ornate marble bell tower for the cathedral in Pisa. Construction began Aug 9, 1173, and was finished almost 200 years later. The tower began to lean in... Read More »