A paradise sandy beach in Salento, Puglia: Baia dei Turchi

One of the best beaches in Otranto on the Adriatic sea

Anyone who comes to Salento, both for a short period as well as for a long holiday during the hot summer, should absolutely visit Otranto, one of the most beautiful beach town in Italy. To arrive to the white and ancient town of Otranto, exposed on the Adriatic shoreline of the Salento, is very easy: […]

Ten reasons why I love to go to the beaches of Torre Lapillo in September

Few people, a pleasant climate and crystal-clear water ...

With Torre Lapillo I mean also Punta prosciutto and Porto Cesareo, of course. What can we might define the Ionian Salento. I like too much September, a hot and quiet month with a dreamy sea. In September temperatures are every day between 25 – 30 C° and nights are lukewarm, so I don’t need to […]

Where to eat in Torre Lapillo: the Tribal Restaurant

The essence of Salento in a Thai environment

Lunch break gives me the opportunity to discover interesting places in Torre Lapillo. Today, I recommend you not a new discover but an old acquaintance: the Tribal Restaurant of my friend and neighbour Ivan. With a new interesting news: Giuseppe Terminiello its head chef.

The Salento beaches at Torre San Giovanni, Ugento

A beach to see on the Ionian coast of Puglia

Torre San Giovanni at Ugento marina is fantastic a summer holiday location for those who love the beach and the sea in Salento, Puglia. Kilometres of sandy coast with low dunes and a shallow crystal clear sea that stretches for many metres from the shore. I want to take you to discover this enchanted place. […]

The Waikiki Beach – beach service on the sea of Torre Lapillo

Kiosk bar and rental of parasols and loungers in Salento

Some of my friends have opened an establishment on the beach of Torre Lapillo: The Waikiki Beach, right in the centre of the bay. I will take advantage of my blog to tell you about it: to discover new places and spend a wonderful holiday in Torre Lapillo, in Salento.

Bungalows in Puglia, among the olive trees near to the sea

Between Torre Lapillo and Punta Prosciutto, bungalow holiday homes

We are always on the lookout for the best holiday homes and villas for your holidays in Salento: here we present to you some of the most beautiful bungalows in Puglia, in the area between Porto Cesareo, Torre Lapillo and Punta Prosciutto. Recently constructed, the bungalows in question can host up to 5 people and […]

Fugu, the place to go for Japanese food in Lecce

Japanese and Thai restaurant in Salento, Puglia

I had been craving some delicious Asian cuisine for some time when the perfect opportunity presented itself right in my home town, Lecce. Where? At the Japanese and Thai restaurant, Fugu. Here are some shots from my dinner with Chiara from In Chiara Veritas, enjoying our Japanese tasting accompanied by an excellent bottle of wine […]

Where to rent your holiday home in Torre Lapillo

From the centre to the lidos: here is where to find your holiday house

If you are booking a holiday home in one of Puglia’s localities, it is better to know beforehand where to rent in order to avoid unpleasant surprises upon arrival. In this article, I will suggest where to rent your holiday home in Torre Lapillo, one of the most beautiful beaches in Salento, which is located […]