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The autonomous region of Sardinia is another famous holiday destination. The second largest island in the Mediterranean covers an area of 24.090 km² with a population of 1,65 million. The capital is Cagliari. The coasts of Sardinia include some small offshore islands and are about 1850 km long. Sardinia is famous for its crystal-clear and emerald green sea, its gentle white beaches, romantic bays and many nature parks with thousands of rare animals and plants. And do not forget the food: specialties like the Cannonau wine, the Pecorino cheese or the Mirto, a liqueur made of myrtle berries.

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Trieste was one of the oldest parts of the Habsburg Monarchy . In the 19th century, it was the most important port of one of the Great Powers of Europe. As a prosperous seaport in the Mediterranean region, Trieste became the fourth largest city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire (after Vienna , Budapest , and Prague ). In the fin de siècle period at the end of the 19th century it emerged as an important hub for literature and music . Trieste underwent an economic revival during the 1930s, and Trieste was an important spot in the struggle between the Eastern and Western blocs after the Second World War .

Today, the city is in one of the richest regions of Italy , and has been a great centre for shipping, through its port ( Port of Trieste ), shipbuilding and financial services.

Trieste lies in the northernmost part of the high Adriatic in northeastern Italy, near the border with Slovenia . The city lies on the Gulf of Trieste.

The autonomous region of Sardinia is another famous holiday destination. The second largest island in the Mediterranean covers an area of 24.090 km² with a population of 1,65 million. The capital is Cagliari. The coasts of Sardinia include some small offshore islands and are about 1850 km long. Sardinia is famous for its crystal-clear and emerald green sea, its gentle white beaches, romantic bays and many nature parks with thousands of rare animals and plants. And do not forget the food: specialties like the Cannonau wine, the Pecorino cheese or the Mirto, a liqueur made of myrtle berries.