Triest: Roman, Medieval, Modern
Cathedral of Saint Justus & lapidarium
Benedictine Monastery and ruins of the medieval town wall
Roman triumphal arch (Arco di Riccardo) and ancient theatre
Old Stock Exchange
Jewish ghetto and Sinagogue
hous of the snakes (Casa delle Bisce)
book antiquarian once owned by the literat Umberto Sabba
Ponte rosso (red bridge)
Verdi opera theatre and Illy coffe boutique
etinerary of James Joyce
The spring of Timavo River described in Vergil's Eneid as Fons Timavi
Gothic church of Saint John the Baptist from the 15th century.
Aquileia & Grado
Aquileia was a rich Roman metropolis. Sights: Patriarch’s basilica with precious mosaics from the 4th century representing the story of Jona (as a metaphor to Crist death and resurrection), Christian gnostic motifs of the cock (light) and turtle (darkness). We will see also the rests of the harbor, markets and the necropolis.
Grado is a town in the lagoon with fascinating Paleochristian churches and mosaics.