Villages and History

Strassoldo Perhaps one of the best hamlets on the The most beautiful Village list. Strassoldo is one quiet place where I would want to just move there for the summer and nobody should bother me until September 30th.   It is a rare example of an ancient medieval village, extremely well preserved, and of unique charm. […]

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Antiquity and Food in Cividale

A Sense of Antiquity Founded by Julius Caesar with the name of Forum Iulii in 568 AD. Cividale became the seat of the first Longobard duchy in Italy and later, the residence of the Patriarchs of Aquileia. This pretty town is antique, but clean like a bright new penny! Cividale del Friuli is located at […]

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Aquileia

Aquileia was founded by the Romans as a military colony in 181 BC, it was first bulwark against the invasion of the Barbarians and the departure point for expeditions and military conquests. Located in Friuli-Venezia-Giulia (Udine Province), about 13 km from the Adriatic, and about 60 miles from Venice (airport) going east, it was added […]

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