• A local's guide to Trieste: 10 top tips

    3 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    The Italian port city has blossomed from being a frontier post at the edge of the Balkans into vibrant cultural hub - with excellent seafood Trieste's Barcolona regatta - in pictures Discovering Trieste also means discovering The Carso, a steep limestone plateau that follows the Gulf of Trieste and the Slovenia border, is perfect for picnicking, hiking, biking and rock climbing or just picnicking. There are half-a-dozen trails, but the Strada Napoleonica is the perfect introduction. Take a number 4 bus from Piazza Oberdan to the Opicina obelisk and begin a bracing 5km clifftop hike to the...
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