cartapesta Lecce - Italian Notes

In Lecce cartapesta is more than a souvenir

Why is there a concentration of ‘Cartapesta’ workshops on Salento and especially around Lecce?

Cave towns in Puglia

Fascinated by the fissured and cracked up places along the instep of the Italian boot.

Martina Franca in Puglia

Lost in Martina Franca

Lost in Martina Franca Martina Franca is one of the big pearls in Puglia’s white town necklace with a maze of narrow streets, baroque cherubs and potbellied balconies.

shepherds in Italy

Shepherds in Italy

Goats are funny, inventive, loving and entertaining animals that can be used for a lot of things. That makes goat farming in Italy popular. But not among olive growers.