The signs at the entrance are prohibitive: you cannot play with a ball or ride a bike. These lovely gardens near Viale XX ... More
The signs at the entrance are prohibitive: you cannot play with a ball or ride a bike. These lovely gardens near Viale XX Settembre have; however, been the playground of children for years whether playing with balls or rushing around on bikes. The park was not created for children though and this is obvious from the flower beds and the twisting paths that still exist from the Early 20th Century which are more like romantic walks than a playground. On the north side there is a small play area with swings, slides and roundabouts. But do go to see the swans in the pond, and the hens that cluck around the avenues are so amusing. In the summer, the main open area becomes an open air cinema.
The Giardino Giusti contains all the features of a typical Renaissance garden: geometrical layout of flowerbeds and hedgerows, fountains, grottos,
mask, mythological statues, avenues of cypresses and a maze. Mozart, Goethe, kings and emperors have all visited this garden, ...
This tour is offered by the Tourist Guide Association of Trieste, lasts about four hours, and is led by a
competent, multilingual guide. It leaves from the Stazione Marittima, the prestigious, local, congress center. It takes in the distinctive ...
The first evidence of this garden that surrounds the Palazzo Ducale dates from 1480 when Roberto Sanseverino commissioned it. At
the beginning of the 18th Century Francesco Farnese made the "Great Park" envisioned by Ferdinando Galli Bibiena, which was ...