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Launch of ‘That Summer in Puglia’ at the Italian Cultural Institute, London

A presentation of That Summer in Puglia took place on 16 April in the elegant surroundings of the Italian Cultural Institute in Belgrave Square. The Institute is a governmental organisation dedicated to promoting knowledge of Italy’s language and culture and to encouraging cultural and scientific collaboration with England and Wales. 388 altre parole


Escaping crowds in Italy

From up and coming destinations to alternatives of big tourist spots, here are three ideas on where to summer in Italy…

Camogli (instead of Portofino) – With the popularity of Portofino down the road, and the drowning crush of people visiting Cinque Terre, the fishing town of Camogli is not only where the Italians go, it is quiet literally a breath of fresh air. 575 altre parole


Fico d'India

Fico d’India or the English version, prickly pear. These plants are very common throughout Puglia and you’ll see their fruit sprouting through the summer months. A beautiful plant that can grow forever, sprawls its arms wide and high and thrives in the bristly heat. 43 altre parole


Teatro Latino, Primitivo Puglia IGP 2016

House: Teatro Latino

Name: Primitivo

Origin: Puglia, Italy

Vintage: 2016

Price: 60 DKK/8 EUR/10 USD on winefamly.dk (market price: 115 DKK/15,40 EUR/19,10 USD)

Puglia as wine region… 423 altre parole

Red Wine

L is for Locorotondo

Locorotondo is a picturesque town on a hilltop in Puglia, Italy.  Quite a dazzling sight against a bright blue summer sky:

The historic part of the town is circular (the name is a clue!), and this part is a maze of lanes and alleys, whitewashed and for a good part bedecked with plants and flowers. 12 altre parole


A Perfect Day in Italia

The Dolce Vita Bloggers link-up theme this month is ‘a perfect day in Italy’. What a topic!  There are so many possibilities.  I have written about many wonderfully perfect days, in Roma, Matera, Alberobello, the Val d’Orcia, Polignano a Mare….  1.073 altre parole


The Labour Paradigm presents WTFLabour Law (Working on The Future of Labour Law)

The Labour Paradigm announces the Call for Participation in the first Progressive Labour Law Scholars Summer Camp WTFLabourLaw (Working on The Future of Labour Law) 111 altre parole