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Seven daft TripAdvisor comments about Italy

The Local · 22 Jul 2015, 13:00

Published: 22 Jul 2015 12:49 GMT+02:00
Updated: 22 Jul 2015 13:00 GMT+02:00

Italy has it all: history, culture, art, food, mountains, lakes, beaches...the list is endless.

But there is just no pleasing some people.

We get that crowds of tourists, being ripped off and selfie sticks can blight any decent holiday.

But this is not what has irked some visitors to Italy, who have either been left totally unimpressed by some of the country's famous treasures - or completely bewildered.

We took a look through the reviews of some of Italy's key places on TripAdvisor - and were left equally as baffled, and entertained, by some of them.

Here are but a few:

"Not even straight"

Leaning Tower of Pisa. By Fabio Muzzi/AFP

"Misleading... I spent all day walking up and down the beach but unfortunately there were no rabbits."  

Photo: Rabbit beach, Lampedusa. By Marco Molino

"The place was in ruins"

Photo: Pompeii. By Kimberly Ross


Michelangelo's artwork in the Sistine Chapel. By Gabriel Buoys/AFP

"Better views to be had"

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Capri. By Angela Giuffrida

"But it isn't bella!"

Isola Bella, Taormina, Sicily. By Mario Cutroneo

"Nothing special"

Rome's Colosseum. By Aaron Logan

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