Trieste is the ideal city to be visited in the summer, suspended between the blue of the sky and the sea: once one of the most important ports in Europe, today it is the perfect destination for a weekend between castles overlooking the cliffs and grand hotels with a Central European charm.
Near Udine, the Castle of Arcano Superiore, one of the oldest, most beautiful and best preserved in Friuli Venezia Giulia, is one of the few in the world that does not need to invent mysterious legends, as a curious "historic thriller", here, has truly happened.
In Manzano, an old farmhouse in the heart of the countryside on the Colli Orientali del Friuli hosts a "balsameria" where, from an ancient Roman tradition, a one-of-a-kind balsamic dressing aged for over 50 years is born.
With 360° views of the most beautiful landscapes of Friuli Venezia Giulia and an “Into the Wild” mood, Friland is the perfect choice to discover some of the most “secret” places in the region completely immersed in nature.
In Colli Orientali del Friuli, the fascinating "doorless" museum is a tribute to the patriarch of Italian winemaking Livio Felluga based on an idea by the architect Yona Friedman, that overlooks one of the most beautiful panoramic routes of the area, that from its oldest vineyards, leads up to the Abbey of Rosazzo.
Thanks to an impressive rearrangement completed in 2021, the Museum, part of a larger archaeological site under UNESCO protection since 1998, recounts the heyday of the Roman Empire through the incredible treasures found in Aquileia, one of its most important cities.
Osteria BarBagianni, immersed in the quiet of the town of Strassoldo with its magnificent medieval castles of di Sopra and di Sotto, is one of the charming places of Friuli Venezia Giulia: a traditional tavern finely decorated with the artistic majolica created by the architect and designer Anna De Vincenzo Vidal.
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