Trieste is a vibrant city with a lively cultural scene. Here you will find Romen ruins, castles, churches and interesting museums. Trieste makes a good base for exploring beautiful coastal treasures, such as Castello Miramare, and can serve as a base to explore Slovenia and Croatia. A result of its complex history and its geographical location, the city of Trieste shows a rich cultural and linguistic mixture, making it one of the most interesting cities in Italy. Between the sea and the mountains, it offers many activities for nature lovers. In the city centre, with its large empire style palaces, you will find many bars with terraces overlooking the sea, where you can sample some of the famous wines of the region.