Slip into Italy's boot and discover life in its stunning heel
Slip into Italy's boot and discover life in its stunning heel. The Salento Peninsula may ... It may be known as the heel of Italy, but Puglia, on the southeastern tip of the country, has plenty to offer those wanting to take a tip from the locals and ...
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Drive two hours from Ostuni, or 20 minutes south along the coast from Otranto, and you'll find hot thermal springs gushing from four caves – Gatulla, Solfurea, Fetida and Solfatara – along 500m of dramatic coastline near the pretty town of Santa ...
Otranto's Romanesque cathedral is unique. With most cathedrals, one's eye is instinctively drawn upwards towards the roof and heaven. Although the blue-and-white wooden coffered ceiling of this cathedral is very beautiful, it is the floor that is ...
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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 ...
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Experience la dolce vita in Puglia, Italy
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While there are hotels and bed and breakfasts aplenty in Puglia, a trip is not complete without spending at least one night in a masseria - grand farmhouses which have been converted into hotels. The Mr & Mrs Smith ... In the 11th-century Cathedral of ...
Liberty Lines comincia il collegamento Otranto – Corfù – Paxos
Dalla fine di giugno è cominciato il collegamento veloce Otranto – Corfù – Paxos effettuato da Liberty Lines. Grande entusiasmo da parte della clientela, che ha già premiato la compagnia con un buon riempimento fin dai primi viaggi, e da parte del ...
The 10 best beach holidays in Europe for families with babies and toddlers
Babies and toddlers love a good beach – there's so much to explore, so much to do! From digging for hours to taking their first tentative steps into the sea, watching a young child on the first beach holiday is a joy. When travelling with such young ...
Discover the Salento Peninsula, Italy's Under-the-Radar Treasure
Increasingly among these iconic destinations is Puglia's Salento peninsula—far down in the stiletto tip of Italy's boot, a region of wind-buffeted plains, olive groves, and secret rocky beaches. “Puglia has always been a beautiful place, but it had ...
Unspoilt Italy: fall head over heel for Puglia's Salento region
The tables are filling up fast tonight in Gustavo Braceria. Carmela moves between the groups of diners, greeting them like old friends. Her relaxed demeanour conceals a flurry of activity as she passes from one table to another, directing staff to ...
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