Sunday in Trieste

Italy, Trieste Guide (B): Sunday in Trieste

What better way to spend Sunday than by eating cakes in some of Trieste’s oldest cafes? My best friend M. and I went on a day trip to Trieste, Italy with the sole purpose of enjoying ourselves. There was no fixed agenda apart from our wish to visit several traditional cafes/ patisseries. It’s been a long time since I had fun in Trieste because I usually just use it for flights/ train connections. When I was a child we used to regularly go to Trieste.

Anyway, it was nice to just wander around the city center leisurely and to take in the beautiful architecture of Trieste. Very much like my hometown Trieste has more of a feel of a Central European city than a Mediterranean city. Trieste is an important Italian port and a significant university center (especially for languages) but it’s also the oldest town in Italy by the age of its inhabitants. It’s seen better days and a vivid memorial of that is its grand main square Piazza Unità d’Italia. But there are other beautiful buildings and squares too. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Sunday in Trieste
Guide Location: Italy » Trieste
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Tanja Domijan Blasich
Read it on Author's Website: https://theredphoneboxtravels.com/2017/05/28/sunday-in-trieste-may-2017/
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Piazza Unità d’Italia
  • Caffè degli Specchi
  • Caffè San Marco
  • synagogue
  • Ginger-Tea &Cakes café