Puglian Pleasures Wine Experience: The start of the summer season with delightful guests from the UK

Summer has arrived in Puglia and as things start to hot up here, the tourists begin to arrive. They come here for a new Italian experience, to get away from the overcrowded tourist… Continue reading

High life to paradise: From NYC a place that never sleeps to Puglia, a piccola paradise.

Here’s Martin Markovitz’s account of his life changing decision to move to Puglia. Thanks for sharing your story with Puglian Pleasures Martin. One year ago today, Jeanne and I stepped off the plane… Continue reading

Pretty Puglia: Sun, Sea, Snow

Generally people come to Puglia for its outstanding natural beauty, crystal clear blue oceans, of which it boasts two; Adriatic and Ionian, fabulous fresh food and unique towns and cities, and of course,… Continue reading

Feeling Festive in Puglia

It’s two weeks before Christmas day and Puglia is starting to ramp up the festive vibe; with twinkling lights adorned outside the town houses and a large modern Christmas tree in every Piazza.… Continue reading

Chocolate & Wine: Why not!!!

It’s no big secret that I’m a big fan of wine but my other passion is chocolate and my absolute favourite is Lindor truffles by Lindt. So, when I heard that Cioccolateria Carone… Continue reading

Friends, food and wine…….. What’s not to like!

Come and join us for an evening of fun with friends, whilst sampling the award winning wines from La Pruina at the very stylish bar in the historic centre of Ostuni; Evò! 30th… Continue reading

Celebrate San Martino at Corso Vittorio Veneto 11th November 2016

Autumn is here and it’s time to enjoy hot roasted chestnuts and novello wine. So why not come and celebrate San Martino 11th November at Corso Vittorio Veneto with Puglian Pleasures!!! In addition… Continue reading

Pizzica in the Piazza: 22nd September 2016

Come and join us for a fabulous evening at Corso Vittorio Veneto, San Michele Salentino for ‘Pizzica in the Piazza’ from 9pm onwards. Summer is drawing to an end but we’re not letting… Continue reading

Cultural Differences: Italian v English

Being a British expat living ‘la dolce vita’ in Italy, I see many cultural differences between the two countries, so I thought I’d share some of my observations with you! When an Italian… Continue reading

For Sale!!! Black Fashion Coffee Bar

It’s a well known fact that Italians have an infinity for coffee, it’s part of their culture. And now you have the opportunity to become part of that Italian culture, as a very… Continue reading