Pisa's leaning tower to go green on St. Patrick's Day

Perhaps because, like the Irish economy in recent times, it looks like it is about to collapse but has stayed standing against all the odds, the leaning tower of Pisa is to turn green in honour of Ireland on March 17th.

12th March, 2012
Pisa's leaning tower to go green on St. Patrick's Day
The Empire State Building on St Patrick's Day.

Perhaps because, like the Irish economy in recent times, it looks like it is about to collapse but has stayed standing against all the odds, the leaning tower of Pisa is to turn green in honour of Ireland on March 17th.

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Leo Varadkar announced the “Greening Tower of Pisa” as part of Tourism Ireland’s 2012 global greening initiative. Other sites turning green include Niagara Falls, the London Eye, Burj...

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