Bed & Breakfast in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy
Bed and breakfasts in Friuli Venezia Giulia are around 500 and are evenly spread throughout its territory. The region is the fifth smallest region in Italy but it has quite a varied relief and climate varying from alpine in the north to Mediterranean in the south. Hence, Friuli Venezia Giulia B&Bs are varied too. In the mountainous area of Carnia and the Carnian Alps, they occupy rustic cottages, restored farm houses and a very specific type of local houses built from solid stone with outside wood railing and staircases, which date back from centuries ago. Along the coast and in major cities, bed and breakfasts in Friuli Veneza Giulia may be discovered in Mediterranean style villas, stone manors, modern apartments, 19th century town houses with high frescoed ceilings and private homes. The region is an attractive year-round tourist destination tempting with everything from alpine ski resorts to sparkling Mediterranean resorts, from ancient archaeology and history to modern cultural events. Friuli Venezia Giulia bed and breakfasts set in the Carnia mountains and the Alps are excellent choice for ski holidays in Piancavallo, Forni di Sopra, Zoncolan, Ravascletto, Tarvisio and Sella Nevea. The charming coast of Friuli Venezia Giulia is a major summer holidays destination with renowned sea resorts such as Grado, Marano Lagunare, Lignano and the Trieste coast. Bed and breakfasts in Friuli Venezia Giulia are a perfect way to enjoy in the full the unique atmosphere of its cities, steeped in history and culture. Aquileia is an ancient Roman town, where is the largest Roman city yet to be excavated (protected by UNESCO). Other ancient Roman settlements, which have evolved into major medieval towns are Cividale del Friuli, Codroipo, Cividale, Grado, Trieste, Tolmezzo, Marano Lagunare. Stunning Romanesque and Venetian-Gothic heritage may be discovered also in the castles and churches of Udine, Latisana, Spilimbergo, Venzone, Valvasone, Tarcento, Pordenone, Gorizia. The last two towns are also the sites of fine examples of Renaissance, Baroque and 19th century architecture. Friuli Venezia Giulia is also a place with distinctive character and cuisine, which may full appreciated if only one stays at one of its charming B&Bs.