Friuli-Venezia Giulia Travel Guide

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Friuli-Venezia Giulia Highlights

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    Pinat says…

     A place for travellers: Not many tourists! 

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     So good the tourists will discover it 

  • In a nutshell
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     I like it so much i will buy a place there ! 

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Trieste

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751,1977,70

Aviano

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42,24,1

Udine

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112,226,25

Lignano Sabbiadoro

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77,239,69

Grado

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51,123,44

Palmanova

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26,52,1

Pordenone

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12,42,14

Gorizia

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31,109,6

Aquiléia

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88,216,2

Tarvisio

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16,49,3

Duino

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19,89,11

Monfalcone

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3,22,4

Ferrara

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14,38,0

San Daniele del Friuli

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8,15,0

Cividale del Friuli

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43,68,0

Venzone

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16,22,0

Redipùglia

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5,15,0

Lago del Predil

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0,8,0

Villa Opicina

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6,25,0

Spilimbergo

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8,9,1

Maniago

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8,23,1

Tarcento

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0,5,0

San Floriano del Cóllio

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9,27,1

Sacile

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0,1,0

Mùggia

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4,34,0

Codroipo

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3,16,2

Bordano

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1,14,0

Sauris di Sopra

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2,7,0

San Vito al Tagliamento

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0,2,1

Gemona del Friuli

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1,3,0

Cimolais

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1,4,0

Valvasone

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1,24,0

Sistiana

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0,1,0

Sauris

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1,4,0

Montereale Valcellina

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1,1,0

Lignano Pineta

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1,1,20

Laghi di Fusine

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0,5,0

Cornino

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4,8,0

Lago di Sauris

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0,1,0

Trieste

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  • MIRAMARE Castle

    Trieste Things to Do

    The eclectic Castle Miramare was built between 1856 and 1860 by the architect Carl Junker as the luxurious residence for Archduke Ferdinand Maximilian of Habsburg and his wife Charlotte of Belgium. The castle is surrounded by a 22 hectar large park, which is home to numerous exotic trees and plants as well as a small castle, where Charlotte lived...

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  • Starhotels Savoia Excelsior

    Trieste Hotels

    This imposing edifice on the seafront close the main square has all the trappings of the 'Grand old...

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  • Trains & Trams

    Trieste Off The Beaten Path

    The tram de Opcina is a 105-year-old rack-railway line that connects Piazza Oberdan in Trieste to the suburb of Villa Opicina. It correspond to line 2 of the public transport network. The track is five kilometres long but the tram takes half an hour to cover them, due to the steepness. It is used mainly by people of Opicina who work in Trieste, but...

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Aviano

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  • Live Music, Organic Pizza, Horses and...

    Aviano Things to Do

    Agriturismo al Ranch has a Western saloon, organic pizza, live music on the weekends, horseback riding lessons for children and more! Check out their facebook page for more info and schedule. Most fun I have had in my time here in Aviano! Owners speak English, very friendly atmosphere. I have seen Blues Bands, Italian folkloric music and dance and...

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  • Golf & Wine Villa Policreti

    Aviano Hotels

    Via Iv Novembre, 13, 33081 - Castel D'Aviano (Pn),

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Just like home!

    Aviano Restaurants

    Now, you wanna talk about a place feeling like family and home! I used to come here so much, I got food on credit! LOL. I would always forget they dont take credit card and they would let me pay the next time I came. Can you believe that?? Talk about the trust factor and loyalty of the Italian people. Tanti bacioni a mi famiglia italiana! I used to...

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Udine

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  • Sant'Antonio abate

    Udine Things to Do

    Once a Gothic church, built in the 14th century and transformed in the 18th, this building is nowadays an auditorium, housing temporary exhibitions.

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  • Astoria Hotel Italia

    Udine Hotels

    Piazza XX Settembre, 24, Udine, 33100, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Galleria d'arte antica dei civici musei...

    Udine Things to Do

    I saw this picture in the Museo Civico and it worried me. I like travelling. But here this seventeenth-century 'giramondo' is depicted as a homeless down-and-out. There is an old proverb in English : 'rolling stones gather no moss'... Antonio Carneo, the seventeenth century painter, might have known that in his century round-the-world travelling...

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Lignano Sabbiadoro

  • European Masters Games

    Lignano Sabbiadoro Sports & Outdoors

    I read that Lignano Sabiaddoro is a beach that attracts using an extra argument - sports. With large and good sportive facilities, several sportive events of all kinds take place in town, giving life to it. As a matter of fact, I would never go to Lignano Sabbiadoro, if it wasn't... sports.European Masters Games was an event that gathered more than...

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  • Hotel Al Prater

    Lignano Sabbiadoro Hotels

    I think that I never read comments about a hotel with such unanimity - it was very good. Even in 5...

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  • Great image

    Lignano Sabbiadoro Shopping

    No, I didn't buy anything there (I didn't buy food out of restaurants, otherwise I would), but couldn't resist to stop and look, each time I passed in front of the shop - several times a day.I don't know what is the strongest reason to attract people - maybe the very large window, maybe the geometric organization of the displayed items, maybe the...

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Grado

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  • Get lost...

    Grado Things to Do

    in the town center.The old core of Grado is made mostly of stone houses. It has narrow streets (calli), small squares (campielli) as in Venice. There are not channels. You can wander there for at least a couple of hours or maybe more.

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  • Hotel Friuli

    Grado Hotels

    Hotel Friuli is located in the center of Grado, 200 meters from the sea, and has comfortable rooms...

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  • The main sights.

    Grado Things to Do

    One of the highlights of this town is the Basilica of Saint Eufemia. It has a beautiful mosaic pavement which covers almost the entire floor surface. This church dates from the end of the VI century. It was built on the site of a previous basilica built between the IV and V centuries. Beside this church there is a baptistery which dates to the...

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Palmanova

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  • Palmanova

    Palmanova Things to Do

    From the Villa Manin we are back again to Palmanova, where we take a short walk through the center itself. To bind to this place with memories of buying wedding rings. Ah, he's long gone! Palmanova is the pearl of military architecture from the Habsburg monarchy. It is built in the shape of eight-pointed stars, much like the city of Karlovac in...

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  • Hotel Ai Dogi

    Palmanova Hotels

    Piazza Grande, 11, Palmanova, 33057, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Of course!

    Palmanova Shopping

    With the strong advertising in Lignano Sabbiadoro, and in all the ways around it...With the need to pass there to visit Udine...Could I ever escape this mall? Impossible!We went there, and felt like in Portugal since in Carregado, near Lisbon, there's an outlet named Campera that seems made by the same architect. Or, maybe, the outlets start...

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Pordenone

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  • Cucina di mare - seafood

    Pordenone Restaurants

    Reataurant "Al Gallo" is situated in the heart of the city, in one of those medieval houses but interior wass recently renewed. It offers relatively small ambient with no more then 50 seats and therefore prenotation is suggested, in particularly if dinner during weekends. The doorway of the restaurant is so attractive and I decided to have lunch...

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  • Best Western Park Hotel

    Pordenone Hotels

    Via Mazzini 43, Pordenone, I-33170, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Palazzo Gia dei Capitani

    Pordenone Things to Do

    Palazzo dei Capitani with its interesting facade is facing Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, situated almost at its end. It is 15th century construction built on a site of an previous very interesting palace which was demolished and disappeared from the spot. The building is beautifully decorated by paintings and coats of arms which showing that in the...

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Gorizia

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  • Buses

    Gorizia Transportation

    Although Gorizia is a small town, it has a good bus network. Line 1 goes from the railway station to the Piazza Transalpina and circulates every 10 minutes. There is also an international bus line connecting Gorizia to Nova Gorica, but it passes every 30 minutes, I think, and it's more expensive.

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  • Eurodiplomat Hotel

    Gorizia Hotels

    Corso Italia 63, Gorizia, 34170, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Duomo di Sant'Ilario e Taziano

    Gorizia Things to Do

    It is believed that this Cathedral began its existence in the 1200s as a small place of worship next to which the graves of city notables were added during the 14th century in a Funerary Chapel in Gothic style. By 1525 there was a presbytery and a central nave. The church was gradually embellished with many murals and works of art that are still...

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Aquiléia

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  • Mosaics in Basilica

    Aquiléia Things to Do

    Patriarchal Basilica is a magnificent building with a floor mosaic, and played a key role in the religious conversion of large parts of central Europe in the early Middle Ages. This basilica with a flat roof raised the patriarch Popp 1031st on the site of an older church, and enlarged her 1379th The patriarch Marquad in the Gothic style. The...

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  • Hotel Patriarchi

    Aquiléia Hotels

    Obviously, there are not many hotels in this town and the Tourism Office gave me a list. This was...

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  • The wolf of Capitolio

    Aquiléia Things to Do

    The legend of the creation of Rome by Romulus and Remus fed by a she-wolf is illustrated by the church, atop a column. The statue is a copy of the "official" image, and if I read well, it was erected in 1919

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Tarvisio

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  • Skiing/snowboarding

    Tarvisio Sports & Outdoors

    .There are many skiing areas in Julian Alps around Tarvisio - in Italy and in Slovenia. The most known is Valbruna summit (1766m = 5794 ft) located about 10 km (6 miles) west of Tarvisio (direction Venice) - acces by ski buses or a car....

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  • Hotel Il Cervo

    Tarvisio Hotels

    Via Preisnig 72, Tarvisio, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Have a Pizza

    Tarvisio Things to Do

    We went to Tarvisio for a day-trip. Had wonderful and tasty real Italian Pizza there, but unfortunately I can't remember the name of the restaurant.Anyway I assume that all Pizzerias in Tarvisio should be good and give you good Pizza for a quite reasonable price.

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Duino

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  • Visit the garden and the WWII German...

    Duino Things to Do

    The visit of the garden and the bunker is included in the main ticket.The garden id perfectly cared, with roses orchard, neat and colorful flower beds, and a big water lilies pond with statues and benches all around. The garden continues downhill toward the sea with several gazebos and view points over the sea, Trieste and Monfalcone.In a corner of...

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  • Dama Bianca

    Duino Hotels

    Duino Porto, 61/c, Duino, 34013, Italy

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Visit the new castle

    Duino Things to Do

    The new castle of Duino was started in the late XIV century, it has been built around the remain of a roman tower that has been restored and incorporated in the structure. It has an historical importance for having been a postal distribution center for hundreds of year. It has been renovated a few time, the last one after having been damaged during...

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Monfalcone

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  • Seafood and Pizza Plus

    Monfalcone Restaurants

    We were hot and tired and searching for a good trattoria when we happened upon this restaurant with a huge sign on the roof. The servings were ample and generous, the staff kind and happy. Surrounded by non tourists, we knew we were in the right place. They serve pizza in the afternoon, but we did not order that, we ordered fish plates. It was not...

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  • Europalace Hotel

    Monfalcone Hotels

    Via Callisto Cosulich, 20, Monfalcone, 34074, Italy

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Excellent seafood, spaghetti and pizza

    Monfalcone Restaurants

    We found this restaurant for accident, driving around in search of something to eat as, as usual, we were late for lunch after a sightseeing overload in the morning.We were almost resigned to stop in a bar and grab a sandwich when we drove by this place which parking lot was loaded with cars. We decided to stop right away.The restaurant has two big...

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Ferrara

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  • Ferrara - the castle

    Ferrara Things to Do

    In the center of old Ferrara you will find this beautiful castle. I don't remember the name, so Asli and Lorenzo, please don't get mad at me, but write and let me know the name ^L^The city of Ferrara is completly enclosed even today by large walls of earthen works and brick that we will take a bike ride around when we visit Alsi and Lorenzo next...

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  • Old Ferrara - city hall window detail

    Ferrara Favorites

    Even on such a simple thing as a window or door you can see the detail. Each door has its own arch first of bricks and then four rows of detailed carving... But here the windows look as if they were added later, there are elements that seem to be cut off which is usually a sure sign of a change in the structure.

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  • Old Ferrara - city hall

    Ferrara Favorites

    This beautiful building is today the city hall where couples get married. Our friends Lorenzo and Asli just last month got married there. In the far distance you can see the arched gate that guarded entrance into the old city.

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San Daniele del Friuli

  • Ham & regional cuisine

    San Daniele del Friuli Restaurants

    Alle vecchie carceri is a nice restaurant in the centre of San Daniele. The ambience is very refined. There are tables both inside and outside, in the small garden. You'd better reserve in advance if you want to choose your favourite location.The menu of the restaurant is not that wide, but every dish is tasty and well prepared.The restaurant...

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  • PROSCIUTTIFICIO

    San Daniele del Friuli Favorites

    A trip to San Daniele is not complete unless you visit a typical "prosciuttificio" where you can see the artisinal production of world-famous San Daniele ham.My first visit was a bit challenging for me as the smell was quite strong and it was my first interaction to something related with pigs/pork. Coming from a muslim country, I didn't have the...

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  • THE GUARNERIANA LIBRARY

    San Daniele del Friuli Things to Do

    When you ask someone about San Daniele, the majority would definitely relate the town with its ham. It is not a wrong judgment after all. However, another important fact about the town, which is widely ignored, is the presence of one of the oldest reading institutions of the Italy: The Guarneriana Library!At the beginning the books in the library...

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Cividale del Friuli

  • Duomo e Museo Cristiano

    Cividale del Friuli Things to Do

    The construction of this Venetian Gothic building came back from the middle of the 15th century by Bartolomeo delle Cisterne. After the collapse of a right pillar, which destroyed part of the church in 1502, the reconstruction of the monument was made by the architect Pietro Lombardo, who modelled it after the Gothic-Renaissance style. The church...

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  • Tempietto Longobardo

    Cividale del Friuli Things to Do

    Saint Mary in Valley Oratory or Little Longobard Temple represents the most complete and the most intriguing Upper Middle Ages monument. The building is formed by a square room with a cross-vault and by the presbytery with three little barrel aisles, it is also characterized by beautiful finely stucco decorations of six feminine figures, probably...

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  • Ponte del Diavolo

    Cividale del Friuli Things to Do

    The first news about this bridge go back to the 13th century. At the beginning it was a wooden structure, but in 1422 a stone bridge, planned by Iacopo Daguso from Bissone, began to be built and the construction was followed by Erardo from Villacco and were finished by Bartolomeo delle Cisterne. In October 1917 the bridge was blown up by Italian...

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Top Friuli-Venezia Giulia Hotels

Trieste Hotels
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Udine Hotels
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Palmanova Hotels
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Lignano Sabbiadoro Hotels
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Pordenone Hotels
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Grado Hotels
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Duino Hotels
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Aviano Hotels
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Gorizia Hotels
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Tarvisio Hotels
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Spilimbergo Hotels
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