CIVICO MUSEO DEL MARE

  Trieste is a city that loves the Sea: It is evident from the many boats one sees every day out on the Gulf, the active commercial and passenger ports, the daily ritual of its citizens bidding goodnight to the sun on the Molo Audace. The Civico Museo del Mare is considered one of the leading Maritime…

GELATERIA ZAMPOLLI

The cover photo is misleading since often, cars are triple-parked and customers are spilling out onto the sidewalk. Zampolli is one of the top ice-cream shops in Trieste, famous for its great variety of flavors and high quality ice cream. Triestini often debate about where the best ice cream is to be had – Some say Zampolli is…

CIVICO MUSEO D’ARTE ORIENTALE

A jewel in the heart of Trieste, the Museum of Asian Art narrarates the link between Trieste and the Far East first established in 1700s when the ships of LLoyd Adriatico first sailed through the Suez Canal to reach the shores of India, China and Japan.   Part of the collection is a gift of the…

040 ZEROQUARANTA

  Named 040 for Trieste’s area code, this hip restaurant was quite the hot-spot when it first opened 2 years ago. Located on the edge of Canale Grande it is a perfect spot for lunch or Sunday brunch or even happy hour. At night it transforms adding live music and has an almost nightclub vibe. Menu features…

MUSEO DELLA BORA

When in Trieste, you might notice hand rails and chains lining streets and buildings — you might even experience a particularly windy day, and notice, across the water, the Alps in their snowcapped splendor — all of these things are relevant to the iconic wind that makes up part of the Triestine DNA. The BORA Museum,…