Fortified farms in Puglia: where ancient and modern style meet

Fortified farms in Puglia: where ancient and modern style meet

An Apulian masseria (fortified farm) is by its very nature the holder of history. Let’s find out more about the Apulian masseria fortified farms and let’s see in detail 3 of them, combining all the ancient charm with the most modern arts, architecture and design   What are the South Italy masseria? Let’s start from the name: the word masseria comes from “masserizie”, that is a word used to define…

Panoramic pools over the wonders of Salento

Panoramic pools over the wonders of Salento

What better way to admire and perceive the nature of Salento than from a private swimming pool situated in a panoramic position? Southern Puglia is characterized by its landscape made by a rich vegetation close to a variegated coast. Light green prickly pears and purple spots, dark green olive trees, aromatic and edible bushes add an olfactory note to the visual beauty. Then there are strategic points from which sandy…

Three villas surrounded by the true nature of Salento

Three villas surrounded by the true nature of Salento

Salento offers far beyond the blue of the sea. Natural aromatic and edible plants, olive trees and fruit trees on red soil, prickly pears and small palms, huge specimens of aloe and much more characterize a variegated and beautiful nature. There are places that allow you to appreciate all the spectacular biodiversity of the Salento area and today we’ll take you to three villas, all near the sea or even…

The sea, a pine forest and the historic center of Otranto at your fingertips

The sea, a pine forest and the historic center of Otranto at your fingertips

A house in Otranto with a very peculiar history, which offers everything you could desire from a holiday Often, when looking for an ideal home for your holidays in south Italy you must choose between a seaside villa or the proximity to a historic center. In other cases, especially for families or large groups, large spaces are sought both indoors and outdoors, looking for large gardens and green spaces. Today,…

The advantages of a vacation… with the feet in the water

The advantages of a vacation… with the feet in the water

The waterfront villas, with easy access to the sea, are a growing trend among travellers and sea lovers. The French term for this kind of accommodation is pieds dans l’eau, literally “feet in the water” and now we’ll tell you why so many search for it! Pieds dans l’eau is a French term that identifies a specific dwelling (mainly exclusive holiday homes) whose main characteristic is the proximity to the…

Your holiday in a home equipped with spa

Your holiday in a home equipped with spa

Have you ever thought of living your holiday in a house with a spa, swimming pool, inner courtyards, relax areas … just a few kilometers from the amazing coasts of Puglia? A little exotic Riad, with spaces divided by internal gardens, a little flourishing masseria. A little fortress hidden in a characteristic historical center of South Italy, a little small wellness center. A little luxury villa, a little cozy home…

A house among the terraces of Gallipoli

A house among the terraces of Gallipoli

The most authentic side of Gallipoli, Puglia, experienced from a house in the historic center Gallipoli is a very popular holiday destination for Italians and, despite this, there are many hidden though interesting aspects to be highlighted. Known by young people as a place for nightlife and beach parties, this city caressed by one of the most beautiful stretches of coast in Salento will make you enjoy very authentic aspects…

Luxury holidays with kids: how to organize them

Luxury holidays with kids: how to organize them

Luxury holidays are not just suitable for couples but something family need more than others. Here’s how to best organize them. Who said that only couples and small groups look for that “something more”, for their holidays, that can be categorized as “luxury”? Despite many ancient travel stereotypes attest, there is an interesting (and increasing) amount of families with children that want to live luxury experiences for their holidays. Family…

5 exclusive experiences to live during your holiday in Puglia

5 exclusive experiences to live during your holiday in Puglia

Private, unique and unforgettable experiences to live in Puglia and how to organize them. A vacation in Puglia is always a good idea! For the beauty of the area, for its landscape and food variety, for the infinite choice of cultural, artistic, gourmet and entertainment activities that this region offers. Today, however, we want to talk about the most beautiful experiences that you can live in a private and exclusive…