into the blue.
A statue of Domenico Modugno, the famous singer and songwriter from Polignano a Mare, welcomes visitors to the town with open arms. The historic centre is a labyrinth of lanes that lead to great balconies overlooking the sea: dizzying heights that provide the perfect romantic or contemplative backdrop, simply breath-taking. Lose yourself in the winding alleys before indulging in a romantic candlelight dinner. Puglia is one of the most beautiful regions in the world, a journey into the beauty of a thousand identities. Polignano a Mare is at its heart and the ideal base to explore and enjoy everything the region has to offer.
in the wonders around you.
Why not start your adventure in the idyllic landscape of Valle d’Itria, where traditional Apulian ‘trulli’ houses and fortified farmhouses are set against the backdrop of countryside dotted with dry stone walls? The awe-inspiring Castellana Caves and the small but beautiful Grotta del Trullo cave in Putignano are also just a few miles away.
Your romantic getaway to Puglia would not be complete without a trip to Bari, the region’s capital and a hub for delicious street food. However, if it’s secluded sandy coves lapped by crystal-clear waters that you’re looking for, Monopoli is the place for you. Heading south, you come to Ostuni, known as the dazzling ‘white city’, whilst a trip to the Basilicata region will lead you to the stunning city of Matera, European Capital of Culture 2019 and home to the famous ‘Sassi’ cave dwellings.
Enjoy the stunning and far-reaching beauty of the region with a luxury break to Puglia. A beauty that begins in the white alleyways that lead to the emerald-green sea and extends to the countryside dotted with dry-stone walls and fortified farmhouses surrounded by olive groves, not forgetting to stop to admire the washing hanging like bunting and the magnificent cliffs. Immerse yourself in vibrant colours illuminated by pure Apulian sunlight. Puglia is authentic and welcoming. Puglia is elegant and refined, with a proud history and an authentic soul. Puglia: our home is your home.