Located in 113 meters high, in the so-called high Veneto plain, and extended over Tagliamento River, remembered for the events related to World War II, Udine has a rich industrial activity linked to the textile industry, metallurgy, production of beer, furniture and leather.
The city of Udine was founded on the spot where it already stood a castle, which was the domain of the patriarchs of Aquileia, at the beginning of the thirteenth century of the patriarch Berthold of Merania. Soon reached a considerable importance as a commercial center, as inhabited by numerous merchants from Tuscany. Very rich cuisine of Trieste, that by the influence of Venetian, Austrian and Friulian. Among the main courses there are the "jota", the "gnocchi de pan" and "gnocchi de susini," while among the desserts there are the well-known "struccolo dei pomi", the "struccolo cotto", the "krapfen", the "fritole" and the "pinze".
It’s important to visit Udine during a nice tour in a classic car.