The perfect getaway is just a bid away. You and 5 friends will stay in this one of a kind Italian villa that is sure to be the highlight of any Italian or European getaway. Located one hour from both Austria and Venice and just 30 minutes from Slovenia, this villa is in San Daniele del Fruili, a small, beautiful and tranquil town in the northern Italian province of Udine in the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia. This area was under the Austrian-Hungarian empire not to mention the first world war was fought and finished here. Overall, it's the prefect retreat for the wine, food and history lover.
San Daniele del Fruili is famous for its delicious prosciutto which, you'll taste much of on your factory tour. Also included in your stay is a tour of Trieste, one of Italy's main ports and the richest region in the country. See it's beautiful seafront, majestic castles and glamorous piazzas. You'll also enjoy a tour of the historic town of Villach, Austria. But wait, there's more! You'll take yet another amazing tour of Cividale, perfect for wine lovers and history buffs! During your stay you are just short drives away from Tolmezzo, written about by Ernest Hemingway in A Farewell to Arms, Villa Manin, Napoleon's headquarters in the late 1700's and Cortina, home of the 1956 Olympic Winter Games.
Photos of the different areas can be found HERE
Otto Pasian '65 is an excellent source of information and will guide you on your tours and give you great tips for other activities in the area.