Puglia, also known as the 'boot' of Italy is a region that has
escaped the hustle and bustle of other parts of the country, which
makes it an ideal destination for those seeking a more relaxed, laid
In ancient times it was known as Apulia, one of Italy's many kingdoms. Since then it has witnessed a great deal of history and this can be seen in its mixture of Turkish, Greek and North African architecture and food. The Puglian peninsula is a world in itself.
You'll often hear Puglia being referred to as the Garden of Italy and for good reason. Here food and wine are celebrated enthusiastically by locals and visitors alike. It is one of Italy's main centres for the production of pasta, wine and olive oil.
Puglia nestles beautifully between the Adriatic and the Ionian seas and its scenery is breathtaking, rolling hills, whitewashed villages, ancient castles.
This is a place that once seen will never be forgotten.