The Carnival of Putignano is for sure one of the main carnivals in Italy: it is the oldest and longest carnival and it is famous for its spectacular parades of papier-mache floats.
In a road travel to Brindisi, looking to the seaside, a tower erects on the left, surrounded by crystalline sea and uncontaminated plant life: it is Torre Guaceto, the natural reserve in Puglia that enchants the travelers all year long.
Starting from the Adriatic balcony, as Castro is defined, here starts one of the most charming Puglia itineraries a traveller may explore.
Going through the rural streets and the dry-stone walls, we discovered the pleasure of the discovery for masseria in Puglia, the typical farm structure of this land which enclosed the habits of people and now is living a blooming rebirth.
During the educational press tour “In the Middle Earth”, organized by GAL Terra dei Messapi, a local action group from Mesagne (BR), we had the chance to experience Puglia wines in two wine tastings.
Negramaro, Malvasia, Primitivo surrounded the group with their scent and taste.
What we got, at the end, was a high quality selection of wines.
In the last ten years, the Salento area has grown in a bigger and better way, thanks to the hundreds of events that fill summer. Salento is rich in events throughout the year, that’s why it is known as a land to really live.
Here we give the first tips for five events in Salento, be sure not to miss them…