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The old city of Trieste is on a hilltop rather than along the harbor. Like most
places dating from the Roman era through medieval times, defense was an
important consideration in its siting. The Cathedral of San Giusto is mostly
Romanesque in style and not very large by European standards but with some
great Byzantine mosaics. I was lucky to have gotten to the bell tower a few
minutes before noon so got to be present for the deafening noise ...
... 8217;d experience at a performance of the Spanish Riding School
in Vienna. It was my first time witnessing so-called dressage in person. It’s
elegant and all and a good show, but I still can’t believe dressage is an
Olympic sport. While watching the show I couldn’t help but think of the 2012
presidential race and Mitt Romney’s wife Ann getting flak for her participation
in an elitist sport involving “dancing ...
... and more appealing because of its harbor, large central square, city walls on its land side, and a church complex on the hill above town. The Parish Church of Saint George is especially well endowed with works of art, including a statue of crucified Christ that’s considered one of the most important works of Slovenian medieval art.
Like Croatian Istria, Piran and the rest of Slovenian’s ...
... walked ever inch of the windy lime cobblestone streets from the waterfront to the cathedral at the top of the original old city We returned and met our driver who took Goran and us to Pula for a toor of the coliseum there and more history of Croatia. Lunch and wine tasting at Villa Meneghetti in Bale Pick up of paintings we bought earlier Return to Rovinj and dinner at Kantinon Early to be for our wake up ...
... enough points to win tshirts for both of us! As a celebration we had dinner together one night and were very late getting to bed. The fellow sitting on my right at dinner is the newly appointed Chief Justice for the Faucklan Islands, and to Perce's right his wife Katherine, lovely couple and James and Wendy from Portsmouth who were a real ...