Pasquetta, Processions and Discovering Puglia’s Jewish Heritage

By | February 17th, 2019|Culture, Food|

In Puglia, Carnival is in the air Ciao friend, Come stai? Here in Puglia the days are getting noticeably longer and the winter nip is [...]

Become an EVOO expert in two minutes flat

By | November 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Olive Harvest in Puglia The warm sunshine and bright flowers that still grace the cobblestone streets of Southern Puglia are making us feel like [...]

Costumes, caricatures and clever social commentary

By | February 21st, 2018|Culture, Winter|

Carnival in Puglia Costumes, caricatures and clever social commentary Carnival is a popular celebration in many Southern European, Central and South American and Caribbean nations. In [...]

Spice up your life with some Pugliese cooking!

By | October 5th, 2017|Food, Traditional recipes|

Hello lovers of Italian food, big and small!  Today we offer you a sneak peek into real Pugliese cooking and culture with a simple yet [...]

Celebs flood the heel of the boot

By | September 14th, 2017|Summer|

Stars flock to Puglia for a one of a kind travel experience July and August were especially high-profile months for Puglia, graced with visits from [...]

Lecce’s Sant’Oronzo Festival, Aug. 24-26th, 2017

By | August 27th, 2017|Summertime festivals|

An authentic, albeit somewhat surprising, cultural experience in Lecce Despite having lived in Lecce for nearly three years now, this weekend I had my [...]

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