Point of interest

Poggio Sant’Elia

Strada Vicinale-Stradella Corvino, Trepuzzi, (Lecce)

A short distance from Squinzano, heading south-west, we will see the Poggio Sant'Elia, a destination for walking and hiking. Important Basilian  grange, houses the...


Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta

Piazza del Duomo, Lecce

The current building of the late seventeenth century was built on the site of an earlier structure dating back to 1388, when the Dominican Fathers arrived in Lecce....

Religious building

Basilica Minore

Via T. Trinchera, 28, Ostuni, (Brindisi)

Minor Basilica of Ostuni, placed at the top of the highest hill, was begun in 1435 and completed in 1495. It has a facade of late Gothic style, divided into three by...

Religious building

Basilica di San Nicola (duomo)

Largo Abate Elia, 13, Bari

St. Nicholas's Basilica is one of the most shining examples of Apulian Romanesque architecture. It was built between 1087 and 1100, during Norman rule. Its building...

Archaeological Area

Anfiteatro romano di Lecce

Piazza S. Oronzo, Lecce

The amphitheatre is located at the eastern edge of the Roman town and dates back to the Augustan period. The monument is elliptical with major axis placed in...

Religious building

Basilica di Santa Croce

Via Umberto I, Lecce

The Basilica of St. Croce together to the former Celestine convent is the highest manifestation of Baroque art. The facade is composed of six columns to smooth shafts...


Museo del Teatro Romano

Via degli Ammirati, 5, Lecce

Attached to the theater, the museum was set up by the Memmo Foundation, in some rooms of the prestigious seventeenth century palace that belonged to the Romano...


Teatro Petruzzelli

Corso Cavour, 12, Bari

Petruzzelli Theatre, owned by Messeni Nemagna family, is the highest cultural center of the city, the fourth Italian Theater in size and the largest private Theater...

Religious building

Cattedrale di San Sabino (Duomo)

Piazza dell'Odegitria, 1, Bari

It was built between XII and XIII century on a more ancient place of worship, Byzantine Cathedral destroyed by William I the Bad (1156). Ancient church dates back...

Religious building

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Annunziata

Via Basilica, 24, Otranto, (Lecce)

Dedicated to St. Mary of the Assumed, the Cathedral was built under the Normans and completed in the twelfth century. It built on the ruins of a Messapic village, a...


Museo Civico "Emanuele Barba"

Via Antonietta de Pace, 108, Gallipoli, (Lecce)

Founded in 1878 by Emanuele Barba, the museum is structured in collections from different sectors. The historical artistic section include painting of artists from...