Piazza Unità d’Italia, Trieste

In 2008 I saw a double bill in Trieste but first a bit about the city. It has one of the finest squares in Europe, one side of which opens onto the Adriatic. The architecture reflects the history of the city as the main port for the Austro-Hungarian empire. In its heyday it was the fourth largest city in the empire after Vienna, Budapest and Prague. Continue reading Tahiti