A Turn Around Puglia and Basilicata

If you think you know a place, try looking at it through the eyes of another. You will find their awe intact. This is what happened to us, a photographer, Stephanie Gengotti and journalist, Giada Valdannini, travelling with UNCOVR Travel between Puglia and Basilicata.

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La Peschiera at Monopoli: A Soul Awakening Experience

Formerly a fisherman’s hatchery of the 19th century, La Peschiera today is a luxury hotel with 13 rooms that bring the mind, body and soul into harmony with the great expanse of the Adriatic sea they face. Each room has a private terrace and direct access to the natural seawater pool for an intimate and peaceful atmosphere

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Majesty and Reverence at Masseria Salamina

Perpetually illuminated by warm, golden-hour light, Masseria Salamina is a 17th-century country estate in Fasano that has been converted into a rustic hotel and restaurant. Family-run for over 30 years, Masseria Salamina’s high standards of hospitality contribute to an elevated experience for those seeking to immerse themselves in the decelerated delights of agricultural tourism.

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In Conversation with Ceramists Giovanna Alò and Enza Fasano

Puglia is certainly known for its unique geological landscape, but the town of Grottaglie in Taranto is particularly renowned for its ceramic production. We spoke with mother Enza Fasano and daughter Giovanna Alò, fourth and fifth generation ceramists respectively, about the artisanal traditions of their hometown.

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