Rose Reilly: the only Scottish footballer to win the World Cup ... as Italy captain - The Guardian
Rose Reilly: the only Scottish footballer to win the World Cup ... as Italy captain
She went from keepie-uppies to a full-time professional career in women's football, from the dark blue of a Scotland strip to the azzurro of Italy, scoring for them as they won the World Cup. Rose, now 62, has had her .... I was put up in a hotel near ...
The poor man's Italy: Previously ignored, increasingly admired - Traveller
The poor man's Italy: Previously ignored, increasingly admired
Puglia is essentially poor man's Italy, a previously ignored but now increasingly admired region where the dubious high-rise hotel excrescences of contemporary tourism have so far been eschewed and where they are proud of their cucina povera, a style ...
Don Totu Dimora Storica - Telegraph.co.uk
Don Totu Dimora Storica
In the heart of the Salento region of Puglia, Don Totu sits in the sleepy village of San Cassiano, 25 miles (41 km) from Lecce – known as the 'Florence of the south' for its Baroque architecture – and about 10 minutes' drive to the coast. ... The newly ...
2 of 5 Italians taking pets on holiday - ANSA (registration)
2 of 5 Italians taking pets on holiday
... said Italy compared unfavourably to other countries for pet-friendly structures. TripAdvisor said the following resorts had the best pet-friendly hotels: Gallipoli, Elba, Cattolica, Jesolo, San Vito Lo Capo, Polignano, Cesenatico, Alghero, Lecce ...
Is this the most underrated corner of the Mediterranean? - Telegraph.co.uk
Is this the most underrated corner of the Mediterranean?
... the sea and weather are warm well into October. Southern Italian specialists Long Travel (01694 722193; long-travel.co.uk) has a selection of well-chosen hotels and farm stays, and also offers tailor-made, package and special interest tours to Puglia.
Furnirussi Tenuta - Telegraph.co.uk
Next year, the young, ambitious owner-manager, Luigi De Santis, is bringing an offshoot of the euro-hipster Twiga beach clubs to the Otranto coast, with a shuttle to and from the hotel. The spa beneath the hotel offers massages and chromotherapy pools ...
15th century watchtower has been lovingly restored into a 40-room luxury hotel with thalassotherapy spa - Daily Mail
15th century watchtower has been lovingly restored into a 40-room luxury hotel with thalassotherapy spa
In the heel of Italy's 'boot', nestled amidst some 60 hectares of olive trees lies an ancient hotel tempting travellers into an oasis of tranquillity and splendour. Once used by the Knights of Malta to .... In Lecce - often dubbed the 'Florence of the ...
Masseria Trapanà - Telegraph.co.uk
That it's the only hotel in Italy to have Aesop products speaks volumes of its considered attention to detail. Head straight for your room's al ... It's about 20 minutes by car to Lecce, with its Baroque churches and bustling streets. Brindisi airport ...
Explore Lecce, home of Italy's wildest architecture - The Times (subscription)
The Times (subscription)
Explore Lecce, home of Italy's wildest architecture
The Times (subscription)
And, this summer, it's become as trendy as it is beautiful, thanks in part to the arrival of two boutique hotels, a handful of high-end restaurants and a pile of fashionable bars. Not to mention some pretty good shopping. So why is Lecce now so cool?
Villa Silva, Puglia, Italy: villa review - Telegraph.co.uk
Villa Silva, Puglia, Italy: villa review
Alberobello, with its quaint trulli houses, is a 30-minute drive away; the charming baroque city of Lecce is an 90-minute drive. Silva is easily accessible from both Bari and Brindisi airports - both between 60-90km away. Car hire is essential. Oliver ...
More about Lecce, Apulia, Italy
City name: Lecce
Toponym name: Lecce
ASCII name: Lecce
Administrative type: seat of a second-order administrative division
Administrative division level 3: Lecce
Administrative division level 2: Provincia di Lecce
Administrative division level 1: Apulia
Country code: IT
Continent code: EU
Timezone: GMT 1
Airport IATA: LCC
Population: 80695 inh.
Alternative names for Lecce, Apulia, Italy:
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