Alberobello Light Festival

This is a must see this Christmas. Alberobello like you’ve never seen before. This beautiful City of Trulli has been chosen by UNESCO to be the first City in the World to be… Continue reading

Father Christmas travels on a Vespa! Really?!?

This is one event not to miss! Babbo Natale or Father Christmas as he’s known to me, travelling in style, on a Vespa, through the streets of San Vito Dei Normanni, Puglia. How… Continue reading

Pizzica

A long standing traditional folk dance in the Puglian region is the Pizzica. Its origins are believed to be derived from the Tarantella dance which was performed by people who had been bitten… Continue reading

Let’s Dance!

Dancing seems to be very popular here, everyone from knee high to a grass hopper to the oldest man/woman in the town loves to dance. I think the Italian people have such a… Continue reading

Wish Upon a Star – And another one, and another one!

It was a little past midnight, and during my final walk with the dogs before bedtime, I glanced up to the sky and was filled with a sense of wonder at the dark… Continue reading

ExFadda Extra Large Christmas, well, that is what the poster says!

Actually it is a small Christmas market, a few activities for the kids, a Tango and Pizzica exhibition (not at the same time of course!) and, a free photography course. Here is a… Continue reading

Festive fun at the Brindisi Christmas Market

It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Brindisi, the lights are up and the Christmas Market is well underway.  And this year it looks like they have got it right! … Continue reading

Posh Pub Crawl – Girogola

Girogola is a posh pub crawl in Ostuni: sampling local wines, food and listening to live music. This event takes place every Friday during December ’til 26th and is a great way to… Continue reading

American Art comes to Brindisi – Andy Warhol

A great opportunity to see a small selection of art from the famous American artist, Andy Warhol at the Palazzo Granafei Nervegna, Brindisi.  The exhibition opens Friday 5th December and for 2 days only … Continue reading