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Masserie of Puglia: Masseria Sardella

by Vincent on 7 January 2014

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Among the masserie of Puglia,  Masseria Sardella is one of the Luxury Property Puglia offers.

It is an old traditional fortified farmhouse, which was constructed in the 16th Century. This historical Masseria is situated within 54 hectares of land in the Valle D’Itria, near Ceglie Messapica in the Brindisi area of Puglia. The Masseria has a traditionally simple elegance to it and is found within rolling hills and olive groves, which continue as far as the eye can see.

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A tour in Southern Italy: the castles of Middle Salento

by Vincent on 9 November 2013

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The ancient land of Brindisi reveals charming and characteristic architecture, unique for the Middle Salento area, that is peculiar for the imposing castles.

The castles represent examples of civil architecture, an element of continuity among the dominations that gripped Puglia in the centuries.

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