Regional recipes from Friuli, cultural and artistic events and traditional festivals make Udine an ideal place for an unforgettable getaways or a relaxing weekend break. Udine is a city that opens up to future and innovation while keeping close its traditions and history. Travel back in time and experience the tasting of a goblet of wine (tajut) in a very human and friendly atmosphere that you can find in one of the many taverns of the city.You will find out that Udine is full of old, brightly coloured squares among the most beautiful Venetian-style piazzas in Italy. Stroll along Piazza Libertà and Piazza Matteotti, and take in the relaxing atmosphere of this friendly city.
Udine is also ideal if you are looking for arts: visit the Gallery of Modern Art, the Project Galleries (in Palazzo Morpurgo), the Civic Museums and Galleries of History and Art, the Archeological Museum and the Gallery of Ancient Art. In the eighteenth century, Giambattista Tiepolo was born in Udine. You can see his masterpieces in the Gallerie del Tiepolo, in the Duomo (the Cathedral) and in the Chiesa della Purità.