"TRIESTE - TRST" Top 5 Page for this destination Trieste by croisbeauty
Trieste Travel Guide: 751 reviews and 1,977 photos
A crossroads between the Central-European and the Mediteranean cultures, Trieste has always been a pole of attraction.
Trieste is also the capital of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, a region with a special statute, bordering with Austria and Slovenia.
"Ho attraversato tutta la citta.
Poi ho salita un'erta,
popolosa in principio, in la deserta.
Da quest'erta ogni chiesa,
ogni sua via
se mena all'ingombrata spiaggia,
o alla collina cui, sulla sassosa
cima, una casa, l'ultima, s'aggrappa".
San Giusto Hill was almost undoubtedly the seat of a prehistoric conurbation: evidence is provided by its position, located between the sea, the hills and the nearby highlands, the analogous settlements of which are wll-documented.
The picture shows lighthouse in the port of Trieste, it is night-time picture made by classic film-camera.
To the eye of today's visitor Trieste is like an open-air museum that displays all the architectural vicissitudes of the 19th century, tracing the development which began in the 18th century when it became the Free Port of the Hapsburg Empire.
Another night-time picture made by classic film-camera, showing Palazzo Pitteri at Piazza d'Unita.
My first visit to Trieste was in my early ages, almost 50 years ago. It was a time when people from ex-Yugoslavia used... more travel advice
Piazza Garibaldi is very charming city square but somehow "out of hand" and many visitors fail to see it. This small... more travel advice
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