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♦ Only in Puglia… ♦

“There is no way to talk about this land without being aware one is in a legendary place.” – Roberto Cotraneo Despite her rich centuries old history and diverse cultural heritage (including being conquered and occupied or settled by Saracens, … Continue reading

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🍷MORE Italian Wine Trail Tales…with Tom!🍷

🍷 Tom’s blog is replete with tempting tales along the Italian Wine Trail! I have asked him to share about the Salento sub-region of Puglia, his new home in Italy, and a favorite region of mine…won’t you join us? Savoring … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #3: Let’s Visit Lecce, The “Florence of the South”

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! This fall (2016) and in 2017 we will once again be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the third in a series of Puglia PostZ which I published … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #2 – Meet Your Hosts!! Victoria and Yle

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! New 2017 Dates! May 26 – June 4 September 22 – October 1 Next spring & fall we will be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the second … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #4: Let’s Cook with Mamme!

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! Next spring & fall we will once again be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the fourth in a series of Puglia PostZ which I published and am … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #9: Andiamo! Let’s Go to Puglia!

Puglia PostZ #9 –  Andiamo! Let’s Go to Puglia!  Next spring & fall we will be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the 9th in a series of Puglia PostZ which I … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #1! Benvenuti!

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! May 26 – June 4, 2017 September 22 – October 1, 2017 Next spring & fall we will once again be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the … Continue reading

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Spotlight on: Otranto’s Mosaic Masterpiece

Otranto Cathedral, Cathedral of Santa Maria Annunziata (Saint Mary of the Annunciation) is impressive even before you enter…

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Puglia: A Great Place to Take the Kids (& Grandkids)!

If you’ve been reading my blog and following along, you’ve probably noticed that I don’t really talk about “family friendly travel” very much but today I’m making an exception.  Many families, including grandparents, are finding “multi-generational” travel to be extremely … Continue reading

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🍷Italian Wine Trails & Tales with Puglia Wine School🍷

🍷Puglia Wine School was created from Ylenia Sambati and Michele Pasero’s love and passion for their home. Since they happen to be my partners in Puglia and since we have successfully collaborated on unique tours for almost 3 years, I … Continue reading

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