Best furnished beaches in Puglia – Coronavirus Update (COVID-19)
- 8 December 2020
- Holidays in Puglia
Puglia boasts some of the best-furnished beaches in Italy. It would be a real shame not to visit…Read More
Here are 10 reasons why Puglia must be in your travel list:
Don’t miss the opportunity of sleeping in a Trullo, the typical conical-roofed structure famous all around the world which led Alberobello to become a unique UNESCO site.
Dining in a cave will be one of the greatest experiences ever! You’ll be able to do that in Polignano a Mare by booking a romantic meal in Grotta Palazzese.
The typical Apulian dance is called Pizzica, a dance which originates from popular habits and customs. Lose yourself to dance and sing with the locals!
Lecce is also known as the Florence of the South. When you make your way there, make sure you visit the cathedral of Santa Croce, with its fine examples of baroque moldings.
Get lost in the small winding roads of Ostuni, the White City. This marvelous, whitewashed town will simply conquer your heart.
Otranto has a lot to offer but make sure you visit its Norman Cathedral, with its unique “tree of life” mosaic. Truly outstanding.
Orecchiette is the typical Apulian pasta. This ear-shaped pasta is lovely with broccoli, anchovies, garlic and chili. Why not learning how to make orecchiette? Watch here how to make orecchiette.
Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the 13th Century citadel Castel del Monte in the area of Andria. This stunning, eight-sided castle was built by Holy Roman Emperor Fredrick II.
In Puglia there are plenty of traditional dishes which are worth tasting. From the famous orecchiette and burrata, to the unmissable taralli, friselle, focaccia and panzerotti. The Pugliese bread is a delicacy too.
Take a visit to the Tremiti Islands, part of the National Park of Gargano. Unspoiled nature and crystalline waters are waiting for you. What more could you want?
Did we convince you? Take a look at our villa selection and enjoy your stay in Puglia.