Piazza dell'Unità d'Italia
This vast public space – Italy's largest sea-facing piazza – is an elegant triumph of Austro-Hungarian town planning and contemporary...
Civico Museo Teatrale Carlo Schmidl
Trieste's long-standing cultural cred is documented at this museum, housed inside the grand Palazzo Gopcevich, with a collection that...
Statue of James Joyce
Trieste's opera house is a little bit Scala and a little bit Fenice (thanks to a pair of duelling architects), but wears the mix well....
Brave the battalion of Illy-gulping locals off to work at this cafe-bakery. Try a slice of putizza or another Trienstini speciality,...
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Caffè Tommaseo information
Virtually unchanged since its 1830 opening, the rich ceiling reliefs, primrose-yellow walls and Viennese mirrors here couldn't be any more evocative. Take coffee at the bar or sit down for some fritto misto (fried seafood) and a chance to linger among the ghosts.