Tag Archive: Puglian Pleasures

Love & Wine this Valentine’s Day

  On this so called, ‘most romantic day of the year’ my thoughts turn to the connection between love and wine. If there isn’t any love in your life, then rest assured that… Continue reading

Cisternino and Locorotondo

Cisternino and Locorotondo are two of the most beautiful whitewashed, hilltop cities in Puglia. Off the radar of many tourists, who generally head to Ostuni , theses two quaint little towns offer something… Continue reading

Porto Guaceto, Agribeach: Style, serenity and stupendous surroundings

  With so many beautiful beaches to visit in Puglia, how do you choose the right one for you? Well, I guess it all depends what you’re looking for. If you want to… 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

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

Summer time in Puglia: Ferragosto

Mid August in Puglia, the population swells as hordes of Northern Italians descend south for their summer holidays. Add all the other holiday makers from other countries into the mix and the once… Continue reading

Great British Pub In San Vito Dei Normanni: Old Porter

Stepping through the door of the Old Porter Pub in San Vito Dei Normanni, feels like I’ve been transported back to England! The design and attention to detail is incredible and you truly… 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!