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Transportation

Trieste can be reached by train, see: www.trenitalia.com/ or air, see: http://www.aeroporto.fvg.it/ for the nearest airport. Besides taxi (cost around 50+ Euro) and a minivan service (do mention that you are visiting SISSA when you ask for rates, around 20 Euro) see http://www.science-bus.com/ there is a very inexpensive bus (No. 51, cost around 5 Euro, ticket machine in the arrivals hall) that connects the airport with the city center of Trieste, see: http://www.aptgorizia.it/home.aspx

Notice that public transportation between SISSA and the city center of Trieste is through a bus, No. 38. SISSA is at the end of the line opposite the one in the city center, which is near Piazza Oberdan (Via Galatti). See:
http://www.triestetrasporti.it/ for more information on bus schedules. Remember to buy tickets (e.g., at the tram kiosk) before boarding the bus.


Trieste

http://www.turismofvg.it/Locality/Trieste


Hotels

See:
http://www.friuliveneziagiulia.info/guida/Comune/Trieste.asp

for a comprehensive list of hotels in Trieste, including information about prices and services offered. Some hotels which are conveniently located with respect to SISSA (in the city center, close to the route of bus No. 38) are listed below.

ALLA POSTA, P.zza Oberdan 1
http://www.albergopostatrieste.it Tel. +39-040-365208

Hotel Continentale, Via S. Nicolo' 25,
http://www.continentalehotel.com/ Tel. +39-040-631717

Hotel NH Trieste, Corso Cavour, 7
http://www.nh-hotels.it/hotel/nh-trieste Tel. +39-040-7600055

NOVO HOTEL IMPER0, Via S. Anastasio 1
http://hotelimperotrieste.it/ Tel. +39-040-364242

Residence LE TERRAZZE, Via F. Filzi 21
http://www.residenceleterrazzetrieste.it/ Tel. +39-040-369822

Residence RTM Living Trieste, Via Fabio Severo 40, 
http://rtmliving.com/trieste/en/ Tel. +39 040 2471923

Do mention that you are visiting SISSA when you ask for rates, as some of these hotels may offer special rates for SISSA guests.