There’s a magical place near Trieste

Castelletto di Muggia- Italy from the Inside

It is simply known as Castelletto di Muggia and it’s a treasure to discover. Built in 1374 as a military defense, the castle went through many vicissitudes until its complete dereliction in the 80s. But as any fascinating tale fortunately there’s a happy ending: in 1991 two artists purchased the castle and brought it back to its original beauty.

Castelletto interni- Italy From the Inside

Today it is a private residence, but its doors open to musical events and special occasions. As a matter of fact this is the place where my in-laws celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary… with a golden cake.

Torta di matrimonio- Italy From The Inside

I couldn’t think of a better place to do it.

 

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