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Thougths

Trieste at Sunset

Trieste at Sunset

Photo of a sunset taken through the windows of my bus while leaving the harbour town Trieste in Italy. I was especially impressed by the reflections at the tops of the tower blocks. You?

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Urban Walks

Canal Grande in Trieste

Canal Grande in Trieste, Italy

On my research tour for Austrian tracks in Italy I also visited the Borgo Teresiano of Trieste. It was founded by Maria Theresa in the middle of 18th century. The canal depicted above was a waterway for merchant ships in order to bring commodities directly to the merchants in the city. [German]

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Plants

Olive trees near Caresana

Grove of olives in Caresana, Italy

During a weekend staying in Trieste I made a trip to Caresana nearby. After learning some details about the olive oil production in a mill I enjoyed this set of colours in one of the olive groves.

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Museums Railways

Railway museum of Trieste

Railway museum of Trieste, Italy

The charm of the railway museum in Trieste: The old trains are exhibited inside the former station hall which has lost its roof. So the Museo Ferroviario di Trieste Campo Marzio is an open air museum now.