Tag Archives: Puglia Holidays

Monte San Martino Trust

In July last year I blogged about a book by Eric Newby called A Small House in Italy. Newby was a British POW held in Italy in 1943 when during a brief armistice when Italy withdrew from the war and … Continue reading

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Giro ( Trip)

Now never would I dare to suggest that as you ┬áhave read of the weather here in the last four days that you might be tempted to feel a little schadenfreude. I do, of course, when ever I read of … Continue reading

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Little Red Tomato

To market today and the veg area was teeming with tomatoes ( pomodori) in case after case. This week is salsa week when Pugliese families make their years supply of passata the tomato sauce that forms the base of almost … Continue reading

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Ostuni The White City

We were in Ostuni yesterday having coffee with Roberta as I mentioned. It was the first time I had been to Ostuni for a long time. In fact we stopped there on our first tour around Puglia looking for places … Continue reading

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Lemons

We received a box load of lemons today picked by dawn’s early light this morning and still with some dew on them. Not that the dew really matters but it paints a nice picture doesn’t it . We shall be … Continue reading

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Stormy Tuesday

All around the sound of thunder and a big storm heading down the coast but we are free of rain as yet. I mentioned last week that the little jeep was in the garage with a water leak. Well it … Continue reading

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Busy Day

There are some days here in Puglia when your little tootsies don’t seem to touch the ground all day and today has been one of those. My little jeep which I had planned to take for an airing after its … Continue reading

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