The city originated sometime before 177 BC.
Today, it is a major seaport, known for its wealthy economy and shipbuilding. It was named "Most Underrated Travel Destination" by Lonely Planet in 2012.
People Born in Trieste
Trieste in People's Lives
Agatha Christie: I visited here sometime in the 1930's with my husband.
Ralph Fiennes: I traveled here in 1995 to film scenes of the movie The English Patient.