Friuli Venezia Giulia is located in the northeast corner of Italy. The capital of the region is Trieste. The Friuli-Venezia Giulia region is bounded to the north by Austria, to the east by Slovenia, to the west by the Veneto and to the south by the Adriatic Sea.
The northern half of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia consists mostly of mountains known as the Prealpi. You will find good sightseeing and skiing facilities in this area. This region has an Austro Slavic feel about it because of past history. To the south the region is full of small marbled towns and villages and quilt of vineyards.
The port city of Trieste is a cosmopolitan oasis and is famous for the inspiration drawn by many famous writers including James Joyce. Reminiscent of Vienna the port is a hub for Adriatic cruise ships, the mix of languages in the area add to the mixed culture of Friuli Venezia Guilia.
Other towns worth visiting in the region are Gorizia, Cormons and Gradisca where you will also be able to sample some fine wines.
If you are searching for holiday rental accommodation in Friuli Venezia Giulia, relax. Friuli Venezia Giulia is well developed for tourism and there is an extensive choice of holiday rental accommodation including ski chalets, studios, apartments, villas, duplexes, townhouses, farmhouses and even mansions, to provide you with perfect holiday accommodation facilities. Find a suitable holiday home in Friuli Venezia Giulia and book direct with the owner. If you prefer self catering accommodation there are plenty of choices, otherwise you can choose from Italian bed and breakfast or hotel accommodation.