As we left Polignano a Mare behind, the sun decided to play the game of hide and seek with us. The clouds would roll in with vigor. The sun would give us a wink and then hide away. We would see light in the horizon sometimes and we would smile thinking yes, we have capturedContinue reading “Salento Region of Puglia, The Heel of the Boot of Italy”
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Polignano a Mare: The Cove, The Coast, The Cliffs and a Cozy Town full of Charm.
We awoke to the sound of cars passing on the rain sodden street down below. I could hear the tap tap of the rain drops falling on the metal table on the balcony of our hotel room. Oh no, I thought, I hope the rain doesn’t spoil our trip to Lecce and other towns inContinue reading “Polignano a Mare: The Cove, The Coast, The Cliffs and a Cozy Town full of Charm.”
Towns of Puglia, four Gems of Itria Valley and Adriatic Coast.
The early morning breakfast was quiet. We sat on the terrace restaurant of the hotel enjoying the view of the Adriatic Sea and Bari spread out below us. A gentle sea breeze fluttered our white tablecloth in the air. We had a plan to visit the five small towns of Puglia. I had prepared aContinue reading “Towns of Puglia, four Gems of Itria Valley and Adriatic Coast.”
Bari : Gateway to the charms of Puglia, Italy
We came out of the Naples airport on a bright and hot day. While the forecast had warnings for heavy rains and wind over the next two days – the weather when we landed didn’t give any indication of this. I was so glad that we were not going to be in either Naples orContinue reading “Bari : Gateway to the charms of Puglia, Italy”