Map of Pistoia City, Italy
The municipal territory of Pistoia extends over an area of 23K square km(approx.) on the edge of the plains, between Monte Albano and the Appenniniche slopes on the left of the river Ombrone. It is the birth place of the poet and jurisconsult Cino da Pistoia (1270 ca.-1336), artist Niccolo di Tommaso (middle XIV sec.), chronicler ser Luca Dominici (1363-1410), humanist Sozomeno (died1478) and many more.