Lecce (Puglia)

Lecce is a historic city in southern Italy, the capital of the province of Lecce, as well as one of the most important cities of Apulia. It is the main city of the Salentine Peninsula, a sub-peninsula at the heel of the Italian Peninsula and is over 2,000 years old. Because of the rich Baroque architectural monuments found in the city, Lecce is commonly nicknamed "The Florence of the South". The city also has a long traditional affinity with Greek culture going back to its foundation.

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What you can't miss in Puglia

Top Experiences in Puglia

Best places to stay in Puglia

Properties for sale in Puglia

Town - City Home in Nardo
375000
Villa in Castellaneta
210000
Other in Ostuni
950000
Villa in Ceglie Messapica
169000
Villa in Ceglie Messapica
310000
Villa in Fasano
195000
Detached House in Carovigno
67000
Country Home - Restored in Corigliano d'Otranto
2700000

Recipes From Puglia

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Our recipe of the week is a tasty appetizer dish by writer and blogger Coral Sisk
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Typical Easter Cake Made in Puglia: Scarcelle
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Pomodori gratinati alla pugliese
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Friselle are a kind of dry bread made in Puglia with durum wheat and barley

What others are saying about Puglia

I am looking for someone to do a deep, thorough clean in my home in the Ceglie Messapica area.

Can anyone advise a suitable company or person?

Regards 

Carol and David 

@Frederick asks:

If anyone can help. 

We are in the process of purchasing a 3 cone Trullo in Puglia, which needs extensive restoration. Total internal floor area is circa 60sqm. I have read alot about the process involves, re "geometra" and skilled builders. 

@BertG asks:

Buon giorno!

im Dutch; my partner is Russian.I have kids in Holland from first marriage. I’m the only ownership of the house.   Does someone know In case of death