Weekend in Puglia


I had an amazing time while traveling through these beautiful old towns on my latest trip to Puglia.





Alberobello


Alberobello is a small town and comune of the
Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. It has 10735
inhabitants and is famous for its unique trullo buildings.

The trulli of Alberobello have been designated as a UNESCO World Ineritage site since 1996.


City Hall

Typical home

Trulli

Old town

Enjoying the golden hour

Quirky streets

Shopping



Castellana Grotte


Castellana Grotte is a town and comune in the province of Bari, Apulia, Southern Italy. Grotte means “caves” in Italian.

One of the most important attractions in Apulia are the caves of
Castellana Grotte, a complex of underground cavities of karst origin.
Stalagmites, stalactites, canyons and caves characterise this pathway
long 3 km to more than 60 meters deep. The Grotte of Castellana were
discovered January 23, 1938 by cavers Franco Anelli and Vito Matarrese.

Santino il calzolaio

Old town

Old town

Bottega

Tonino il barbiere



Conversano


Conversano is an ancient town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Bari,Apulia, south-eastern Italy.

It is 30 kilometres (19 mi) southeast of Bari and 7 kilometres (4 mi) from the Adriatic coast, at 219 metres (719 ft) above sea level.


Villa comunale

Striking a pose

Lifestyle

Old town

Museo

Art

Museo

Old town

La dolce vita

Food

I loved the food from the extensive seasonal menu at Locanda Romanelli  .

Focaccia

Braciola d’asino

Antipasti

Orecchiette

Baccala’

Dessert