Hotel Internazionale Gorizia
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... tourists aren’t so thick on the ground and restaurants cater more to
locals. In those places I had some very good regional cuisine. I ate two
restaurant meals in Trieste and both of them were delicious. Italians know how
to do pizza, pasta, and other Italian food well. Much of the pizza and pasta I
had in the Balkans, especially Croatia, was quite poor, but in Italy they know
how to serve their pasta al dente and their pizza thin and crisp.
... From there I continued onwards in the rain more or less
along the Italian border to Nova Gorica and up the Soca Valley to a quaint town
named Kobarid. I stopped in pouring rain when I saw a hostel sign in the middle
of town. The hostel consisted of a few rooms above the office of a tour company
which does river rafting, mountain biking, and other adrenaline sport trips in
the area. I arrived right before it was set to close for the evening. Not only
Slovenia has only 16 miles of coastline, not much compared to Croatia's thousands of miles of coast when you include all of its islands and peninsulas. The short stretch is quite developed with an industrial port city (Koper), a swank resort (Portoroz), and a few other old towns. The one real attraction, though, is Piran, a beautiful old town on a peninsula similar to Porec and Rovinj in Croatian Istria but ...
We will depart in the morning for the Venice airport. We will return our car and take a boat to Venice for a three day stay in this great city. The trip is about a two hour drive from the farm, and our check in time is no later than 1:00 PM. We should be at our B & B by 3-4, if we can locate in this very confusing city to navigate. We will catch a boat taxi to the Rialto ...
... was enjoyable to see their operation and how well they are taken care of. We spent about three hours with the horses in their barns and watching them graze in their pastures. We then departed to see the Predjama Castle which was built in the mouth of a cave in the 1500's. There is an interesting story about Erasmus, who was a Robin Hood type character who occupied castle and then was killed there. You can look it up and read about how the soldiers got him after a one year ...