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Discovering Puglia: types of olive oil

by Vincent on 9 January 2014

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Welcome to Puglia: the land of  olives, olive trees and olive oil. The question comes soon: how many types of olive oil exist?

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Didactic Farms: Masseria Triticum

by Vincent on 12 November 2013

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As we disclosed in our last article, today we are speaking about didactic farms in the Salento area and, in particular, about Masseria Triticum, where we had the chance to experience a didactic workshop in September.

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Trulli: the historical heritage of rural culture

by Vincent on 29 October 2013

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Considered by the UNESCO a world cultural heritage, Trulli are the dry stone huts with a conical roof that made Puglia famous allover the world.
These buildings, used as field shelters or store houses, have a long history that reached its best period in the 19th century.
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