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Cividale: a jewel of Friuli Venezia-Giulia

1 Sealinthefog Cividale - a jewel of Friuli Venezia-Giulia

Cividale is a tiny town, not far from my home city Udine. Despite its small dimensions and tranquility, it a little jewel that offers to the visitors the beauty of its history. From the Romans, to the Longobards, the Carolingians, the Republic of Venice, to the Austrian Empire, Cividale has been an important political and commercial centre for the region Friuli Venezia-Giulia throughout the ages and its past kings and sirs have left some amazing traces of their lives.

Thus it is surely worth a half-day visit. Continue reading

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Home sweet home: Udine

1 Sealinthefog Home sweet home Udine

We have been in Italy for two months now and we have been enjoying time with family and friends. And lately we have been appreciating more and more our hometowns, so we taught it was time of sharing with our readers a bit of ourselves through the places we like, the ones that have in part made us what we are now, the ones that reminds us of our childhood.
So this time it’s my turn. I would like to introduce you Udine. Continue reading

Sailing in the Marano lagoon

1 Sealinthefog Sealing in the Marano lagoon

A couple of weeks ago we went to the beach. We stayed in Lignano, a small seaside town, one hour from my home town, one of the holiday places from my childhood. Continue reading