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Polignano a Mare and Monopoli

Polignano a Mare and Monopoli

Polignano a Mare is a picturesque town perched on the Adriatic coast in central Puglia. Located 40km southeast of Bari or 40 minutes by train, Polignano a Mare makes for an easy day trip or better yet, a multi-day stopover. The town is famous for its towering limestone cliffs, picturesque beaches and its famous son, Domenico Modugno, the singer […]

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Canal Rocks

Canal Rocks

One of my favourite natural wonders in the Margaret River area is Canal Rocks. Located in the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park 12 kilometres southwest of Dunsborough or 40km northwest of Margaret River, it is definitely worth a stop for unique and very scenic views. Besides watching the crashing waves from the footbridge, other activities include scrambling over the […]

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Locorotondo and Alberobello

Locorotondo and Alberobello

With only an evening and a morning to visit the area, we limited our sightseeing to the two towns of Locorotondo and Alberobello. The other popular towns in the area of Martina Franca, Ostuni and Cisternino, would have to wait for another trip. Since we were driving from the Salento Region, our drive that morning […]

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Gallipoli and the west coast of Salento

Gallipoli and the west coast of Salento

With only two days to explore the Salento region, we spent one day exploring the east coast and the other driving along the west cost. Exploring the east coast the previous day, we started our day in Otranto, driving west along the SS16 to Gallipoli. With only a short amount of time to take it all […]

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One day in Otranto and the east coast of Salento

One day in Otranto and the east coast of Salento

With two days to explore Salento, we split our time between the east and west coasts. Day one started in Lecce, driving west to San Cataldo and then south along the coast to Castro, spending the night at a B&B a couple kilometres outside Otranto. We visited the area during the first week of October 2016. The highlights […]

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One day in Lecce

One day in Lecce

We spent a day in Lecce in early October 2016 at the start of a nine day trip in the region. After Lecce, we visited Otranto and the Salento, the Trulli region including Alberobello and Locorotondo, the seaside Polignano a Mare ending in Matera.  Lecce Highlights The highlights of our day exploring Lecce were (in no […]

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