Travel Blogs from Trieste
First challenge of the trip: will I fit everything in my bag? Well, it does close, but will I have everything I need? Will it be too much? I will probably answer those questions once on the road, cant do much about it now. Will have to trust myself on this (****, I usually dont trust ...
... Italian/history teacher who was absolutely fantastico! He smiled and laughed through out and admired all of us. I would have loved to of had a Italian teacher in my school (back in the day) like him! Also, that he strangely reminded Hugo spritz and I of Danielle from the Roma office - literally the same personality. Furthermore, despite all the rainfall which hasn't stopped, it's been a grand day and unfortunately we must depart on another long drive to ...
Nova Gorica is a small city adjacent to the border of Italy. It lies between the Alps and the Adriatic Sea. The city was designed immediately after the Second World War when the borders between Italy and Yugoslavia were realigned. It was built as a substitute town for Gorizia, which remained on the Italian side of the border. Nova Gorcia is a vibrant university town. We enjoyed a day exploring the sights of times past as well as sights ...
Trieste is set between the sea and the hills, it's white buildings stand out against the blue of the sea and the green of the hills. It lies on the northern stretch of the Adriatic coast and is a beautiful spot that is often overlooked by tourists visiting the more famous cities of Italy. Many of the streets of Trieste are lined with imposing palaces, reflecting the economical success of the city in the 19th ...
... it to the home/business where we were going to hunt truffles.
For some background, a truffle is basically a very expensive mushroom that grows underground. It has a rich distinctive taste and can be very expensive, up to 1000 Euro for a large truffle for certain varieties in the Istria region of Croatia that we visited. The reason they are hunted instead of gathered is that they can only be found by smell since no part of can be seen above ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility