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Spend some time, and money, at Pisa's arcaded shopping street.
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Borgo Stretto, Pisa, Italy
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Reviewed 8 May 2013 via mobile

Happy to buy a coffee each but wouldn't eat there as lots more expensive than other places around Piazza Cavalieri. Excellent kitchenware shop, kitchenalia eg Alessi at good prices.

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank LaPiccolaPrincipessa
Reviewed 12 April 2013

We passed through here after dark on our way back from a meal, and don't recommend it. The street is poorly lit and feels quite threatening with people hanging around in the shadows. We strayed into a nearby square thinking it sounded lively, but there...More

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank Ross H
Reviewed 11 February 2013

It is okay... I think the best shops can be found while walking the small city of Pisa. This street has shops with over priced stuff that can be easily found in some outlet in the USA.

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank EthelBustamante
Reviewed 28 January 2013

shops a little more expensive but there are some lovely cafés and ice cream places. nice walk down and loads of locals. don't miss the market off the sideroad to the left.

Date of experience: January 2013
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Reviewed 27 October 2012

Some lovely shops and cafes down this road. Walk along the colonaded pavements and take in some of the gorgeous architecture. A great place to sit and watch the world go by over an espresso.

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 29 August 2012

There are several shops here but mainly their prices are out of most normal peoples league with handbags at 1000 euros and jackets at multiple 100s some shops.Variety of goods are limited and there are more places to eat than shop in this area.If you...More

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank m-s-nomads
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Ancient colonnaded shopping street. Many upmarket shops but also interesting side streets with more "normal" (i.e. non-tourist) shops. There was a market down one of these streets on Thursday (and may be other days).

Date of experience: May 2012
2  Thank SaleM33
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Great shops, lovely window displays, interesting cafes. Beautiful, historic area with lots of little side streets and a good local fruit and vegetable market, dozens of restaurants and bars.

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank CareFree5
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