- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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bells ringing for the Mezzogiorno. Being Monday, thughm the hill top
fortifications and all other museums in Trieste were closed, not that any sound
like real major draws.
The lower part of the city along the waterfront and around the
Piazza Unita d’Italia is one of the most grandiose city centers in Europe and
claims to be the biggest seaside square in Europe. I question that, though. The
one I say in Lisbon in May ...
... that appears to be unique
to Slovenia. They come in various forms and are often a kind of savory pinwheel
of pasta dough or buckwheat pasta dough with a cottage cheese filling and
breadcrumb and butter topping. These, though, were a dessert version, more like
giant pot stickers stuffed with a walnut filling and topped with brown sugar
and butter. They do great desserts in Slovenia, and are generous with the
digestifs too. I was given not just a ...
... largely Italian culturally but part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until the end of WWI, then part of Italy through WWII, and then part of Yugoslavia until its breakup in the early 1990s. Most of the Italian population left the region after WWII, but from the sound of things the Austrians and Italians have all returned as tourists. And I can see why. Of all the coastal Istrian towns I saw I found Piran to be the ...
... Park Skocjanske cave in time to visit the museum and view the large sink holes that have formed over the centuries. The tour of the cave was about one and half hours and about 500 steps. The caverns were really beautiful and you still see the river running at the bottom which is what has created these spectacular cave over some million years. The site is a Unesco natural and cultural world heritage site. You will see ...
... to Trieste. Q Our driver was waiting for us and whisked us off to the Grand Hotel Duchi D'Aosta a charming old world place overlooking the Adriatic. We dropped our bags at the hotel and set out for a walk and lunch. Trieste is known for it's mighty winds called Bora and were they blowing. We had the adventure of experiencing them as well as the realization that I lacked a warm. We made a beeline into the first woman's shop where I ...