LOGISTICS

CONFERENCE VENUE

The whole workshop will take place in Aula Savi in the Botanic Garden of the University of Pisa (via Paolo Buozzi 3 – Pisa)
The Botanic Garden is in the city centre and it is marvelously well located near the Leaning Tower, known worldwide for its unintended tilt.

See the green pin on the map.

How to arrive to Pisa:
By plane: Pisa Airport is connected to many domestic and international destinations on a daily basis. More information on the Airport website .
From the airport take the LAM Rossa bus (public transportation, fare is €1.20 for 70 minutes) with destination “Torre – Park Pietrasantina – S. Jacopo” and get off at “Stazione FS” stop (trip is around 5 minutes). Then follow indications below. A taxi ride from Pisa Airport to the city centre is around 20 Euros and takes 15 minutes.
By train: Pisa Central station is frequently connected to major Italian cities (e.g. Florence, Rome, Milan, Turin, Genoa). Check schedules and fares on the national railways website . From Pisa Central station you can reach the city centre and the conference venue by walk.

ACCOMODATION 

We recommend workshop participants to book the hotel as soon as possible as there might be other concurrent events in Pisa during the dates of the workshop.
The following hotels offer special rates to participants of events organized at the University of Pisa (UoP). Please do ask for them when booking. Hotels close to the conference venue include (all within walking distance – max 15 min, see red pins on the map):

 

However, booking online with some advance is often cheaper, and you could also choose among nice B&B and other hotels. We recommend to book a hotel that is in the city center. Before booking a room, please check Tripadvisor for the best options:
http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g187899-Pisa_Province_of_Pisa_Tuscany-Hotels.html

Check also Airbnb (Pisa): https://www.airbnb.it/s/Pisa–Italia and Couchsurfing www.couchsurfing.com!

See also, ARTY HOLIDAYS http://www.artyholidayhomes.com/

USEFUL LINKS

Pisa Buses http://www.cpt.pisa.it/
International Airport Galileo Galilei http://www.pisa-airport.com/
Railway Station http://www.trenitalia.com/