Pistoia travel guide

Nestled between the Tuscan areas of Florence and Lucca is Postoia the capital of the Pistoia province and is a definite destination for travelers who visit Italy and especially the Tuscany region.  Visitors are often astounded by the legendary Piazza del Duomo which is in the main section or square.  It’s got that medieval look going on and for fans of the Gothic they’ll have to see the Cathedral of San Zeno and the Gothic Baptistery of San Giovanni in Corte.  There’s just medieval architecture and and ambiance all over the place.



It’s a great central area to visit the surrounding sites and terrain and transportation is in several modes so you’ll be able to get around in general ease.  They’re well aware of tourists’ needs and the city provides ample resources so you’ll know where you are and where to go and how to get there.  The hotels, motels, and other accommodations for your stay.

You’ve got over seven museums there so when it comes to the arts and history you won’t get a shortage of culture by any means.  You’ve got such great museums as the Museo C Rospigliosi, the Percorso Archaelogico-Museo de San Zeno, Museo Cvico and more.

Don’t forget or miss out on the Gothic Bapistery of San Giovanni in Corte that goes all the way back to the 1300s!  It’s a photo op if there ever was one.

So take into consideration that a visit to Pistoia is a visit in history.  Full of romance and adventure and some of the nicest people you’ll meet anywhere.  They have that old world charm and the area has some of the modern age technologies that will keep you in contact with the 21st Century as well.

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