Tag: Italy

Exploring Cividale del Friuli

Cividale del Friuli is a beautiful and ancient city in Northern Italy which is famous for its old city center from the Lombard era. It was originally settled by the Celts and became a Roman city in 50 BC. Located in the Italian region of Friuli Venezia Giulia, Cividale del Friuli is also a UNESCO […]

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Fusine Lakes: Daytrip from Villach

The Fusine lakes are amazingly beautiful and they are one of my favorite spots I have found since moving to Austria. Located on the border of Austria and Italy, the Fusine lakes are close to Villach and make for a perfect day trip. I first visited the Fusine lakes in Spring this year and I […]

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Festa della Zucca

In late October, the Italian city of Venzone celebrates the Festa della Zucca which is a festival that is one part Renaissance Fair and one part pumpkin feast. The city of Venzone has a rich history and celebrates its Medieval heritage during the Festa della Zucca. The whole community seems to really get into the spirit, with candles […]

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