TripAdvisor Reviews Rotonda Hotel Novigrad
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... I was there for the last day of the Barcolana
Regatta, a two weekend long sailing festival. That would explain why I could
not find any accommodation for Saturday night in Trieste while there was plenty
available for Sunday night. This being Italy any festival also becomes a
festival of food and wine and music as well as the main purpose, and the
waterfront was lined with booths selling all kinds of Italian products and very
reasonably priced ...
blah-blah took a political turn after all that beer and complimentary bitter
after-dinner liqueurs. Nigel, the father, was a real live committed British
socialist. I don’t think I’ve ever met one of those before – Labor supporters
and left-leaning thinkers, yes, but strong ideological socialists, no. Needless
to say, the political conversation lasted well into the night, wrecking my
plans for getting an early start in the morning.
... had to resist the temptation since I’d be driving all afternoon. After filling up on free samples, though, I decided to buy a portion of the cooking demonstration’s creation of gnocchi in boletus mushroom sauce. It was fantastic and far better in both flavor and value than my restaurant truffle dishes the night before.
I spent the rest of the afternoon driving up and down through the hills to some of the other towns and villages in the area, ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
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