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Ceglie Messapica – A Brief History

I’ve just collaborated with local historian and tour guide Michele Miccoli to produce this short film about the history of Ceglie Messapica. The local towns in the Valle d’Itria are babies in comparison to Ceglie Messapica… even Herodotus name checks the white walled town. It is known as ‘città d’arte …

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A Drone View of Trullo Adagio

At the beginning of the season I took a drone over, hoping to get views of Ceglie Messapica from the air. But after checking the local regs I decided not to risk it… though I did manage to get airborne over the trullo. If you are wondering about the location …

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Orechietti con Cime di Rape – by Mino Maggi with Rick Stein

Mino is well known chef in the region and lives about 20 minutes from Trullo Adagio on the outskirts of a town called Locorotondo. And if you’ve been late getting up today (Saturday) and were eating your cornflakes whilst watching Saturday Kitchen, you will have seen Rick Stein chatting with …

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Ricci – Sea Urchins, a delicacy in Puglia

Ricci are a pugliese delicacy. Very seasonal, spring is the time when crowds of locals gather around Pescherias on the coast. I met a friend further south near Galipolli called Lido Conchilie. Sunday lunch… and it was absolutely heaving. We qued for well over half an hour to grab a …

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