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Ten Pictures Of Tourists Posing At The Leaning Tower Of Pisa … And Some Interesting Facts About It

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After centuries of misguided attempts to right, in 2008 engineers found that the tower is officially no longer moving – the first time in its history that it hasn’t been slowly listing to one side.

… and just an usual day around the Leaning Tower…

pisa tower people

Italy’s 20th-century dictator, Benito Mussolini, hated the tower and made it worse. He considered it a national disgrace, so he set out to fix it. The idea to drill hundreds of holes in the base of the tower and pump in grout and mortar didn’t go well. All this accomplished was to create an even heavier base that made the tower lean even more than it had before.

… and finally, as a bonus, here is another fail: this guy (or maybe with his superpowers, it is trying to finish the Mussolini’s plan?)

pisa tower fail

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