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Trieste does not figure highly on most tourist itineraries,
and there aren’t any major sights to see in the city. I was interested in
stopping for a day, though, because it was right along my way between Ljubljana
and Venice and also because of its historical significance as the main port
city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the place where Italian, Slavic, and
Germanic cultures in Europe converge. This is where Captain ...
I was once in what is now Slovenia back when it still
Yugoslavia. My first time in Europe was in 1985 after I graduated from high
school. My father was not interested in foreign travel but paid for a month
long trip for me, my mother, and my brother. That included a one of those three
week 1o country rushed tour bus trips many people take once in a lifetime to
say they’ve “done Europe” followed by ten days in Belgium with friends ...
... 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 ...
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 ...
... that creates the city's distinctive mix. During the 18th and 19th centuries, the city was popular as a summer vacation spot for the Austrian nobility, and the city itself has a refined feel, and a uniquely sophisticated charm which has been enchanting visitors for many years. It's a wonderful place to visit for a few days, perhaps after a trip to Venice, but be warned, ...