Mr BBQ: AKA Michele Iaia

Summer is here and the weather is hot in Puglia. So it’s time to kick back, relax and have some fun with your friends and family. Why not invite them over for a… Continue reading

Blood, Love and Art: Alfredo Passante

To celebrate 30 years of AVIS in San Vito Dei Normanni, (not the hire car company, but an important blood donating organisation in Italy) a highly acclaimed and hugely talented artist, Alfredo Passante,… Continue reading

Evò Bar: Ostuni

The stunning white city of Ostuni has so many beautiful bars and restaurants that sometimes it’s difficult to decide where to go. But one winters evening, I stumbled upon Evò bar, which is… Continue reading

Vox Popvli Restaurant, Céglie Messápica

Situated on the outskirts of the historical centre of Cèglie Messàpica, this beautiful restaurant is the perfect place to dine throughout the year. Inside, the star vaulted ceilings are not only beautiful to… Continue reading

Mirage Restaurant on the Beach: Torre Santa Sabina

Located directly on the beach at Torre Santa Sabina, Mirage is a fabulous restaurant and bar, that not only offers spectacular views out to sea and the quaint tower of Santa Sabina but… Continue reading

Drink House & Ice Boy

Ice cold beer, perfect for taking down the beach in summer! Get it direct from Drink House, San Vito Dei Normanni!

International Choir Live in San Vito!

An all womens, international choir will be performing live in concert in San Vito! Sit back, relax and listen to the beauty sounds of the Cariandoli choir. Background Info on Cariandoli They are… Continue reading

Cantine Aperte 2016

The last weekend in May is an important date in the calendar for the Italian wine industry as it plays host to Cantine Aperte, the largest wine tourism event of the year.  The… Continue reading

Spa Experience: It’s Toxic you know!

Living in Puglia is like living in paradise; fabulous weather, food, and above all,  ‘meraviglioso vino!‘ So, where does one go for a holiday when you already live in paradise? Puglia of course!… Continue reading

Olive Harvest & Wine: 4 Day Mini Break

Puglian Pleasures have teamed up Masseria Giulio and launched Hand Picked Puglia to offer a selection of mini breaks in Puglia. Come and discover this beautiful region of Southern Italy with us! All… Continue reading