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20 reasons why you should go to Puglia

Posted on 15/07/2014 by Antonella Susca

The southern region of Italy, the heel of the boot if you will, is called Puglia – Apulia – and it is officially one of the most beautiful places on earth. Here are 20 reasons why you have to go.

The National Geographic, have elected it as a Top Trip, The NYPost called it “Magical” and the Lonely Planet put it in its 2014 must see places list. What more do you need to start planning your trip to Apulia. Not convinced. Swide has already given you a few reasons to visit Puglia, but here are 20 more. So book your flights NOW!

Sleep in Trullo

One of the must do things while in Apulia is to go to Alberobello, located in the Valle d’Itria a unique UNESCO site dotted with the iconic trulli. Stay there one night and sleep in one to see what these ancient structures are all about.


Dine in a cave

When in Polignano a Mare make sure you book a romantic meal in the Grotta Palazzese, a restaurant set within a cave.


Dance the Pizzica