Instagram Vs. Reality: What These Popular Attractions Really Look Like In Person

When looking for inspiration for your next trip, there’s a good chance that you’re going to turn to social media or at least the world wide web to help you decided where you want to go and which attractions you want to see.

The problem is that those perfect photos of monuments and landmarks don’t always show the full picture, and it might end up looking a little different when you arrive.

The Leaning Tower Of Pisa

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Photo Credit: Instagram / @penn_e & Flickr / Barney Moss
Photo Credit: Instagram / @penn_e & Flickr / Barney Moss

Standing at 183 feet tall, the Leaning Tower of Pisa is a historic monument that’s perfect for taking those “look I’m holding up the Leaning Tower” selfies that we all love so much, but the building itself is often said to be a tad…underwhelming according to tourists.