Travel to Friuli Venezia Giulia

Tarvisio

Looking for travel tips for a trip to the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia? This is one of the five autonomous regions of Italy with its capital being the beautiful Trieste. This flat land in the north is bordered by the foothills of the Alps and to the east by Slovenia. It is primarily agricultural with livestock farming, from which the famous San Daniele Ham originates. Despite its agricultural culture, Friuli is one of Italy's wealthiest regions, known for its famous artisan crafts including designer furniture and mosaic.

In the Snow in Tarvisio in Friuli-Venezia Giulia

Consider Tarvisio, a fairy-tale location in the Dolomites within the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region. For many of us, a well-kept secret of local snow enthusiasts. Yet, it's Tarvisio that often hosts international competitions, such as the World Ski Championships in 2012. Have we ever wondered where that actually was?

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Weather in Friuli Venezia Giulia

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Grado
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Trieste
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Why is Friuli-Venezia Giulia a special destination?

The region around Trieste is a stone's throw from Slovenia, Croatia, and Austria on the Adriatic Coast. This destination forms the boundary between the Romance, Germanic, and Slavic cultures. The main cities are Trieste and Gorizia. Until Napoleon gifted the region to Austria, it was part of the Venetian Republic.

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    This dish with wild rabbit or hare is simple, incredibly tasty, and very festive, but it takes some patience. The polenta needs time to firm up so you can easily cut it into slices later. The origine of this dish goes to Friuli-Venzia Giulia, the mountainous regions where hunters bring home their catch for a festive meal.

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