Cave towns in Puglia

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

strange symmetry of Castel del Monte

The strange symmetry of Castel del Monte

Castel del Monte is one of the must-see sights of Puglia. A mystic kind of place hinting at Medieval astrology, mythology and complex mathematics.

The Weird Wonders of Grotte di Castellana

Grotte di Castellana in Puglia is one of Italy’s subterranean limestone caves with pretty drapings of stalagmites and a rather extraordinary history.

White towns in Puglia

White towns in Puglia

Like the Greek islands and southern Spain, dazzling whitewashed towns dot the heel of Puglia. Ancient towns with Roman, Greek or Saracen roots and WLAN access. Though ancient the white towns in Puglia are still very much alive.

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Painting of Valentino on a wall in Castellaneta in Puglia

Castellaneta in Puglia – The city of Rudolf Valentino

Castellaneta. The city of Rudolf Valentino has 17 000 living inhabitants, a deep ravine and a problem with keeping the memory of a fading Hollywood star alive.