The landscape of Puglia is characterized by rocky coasts, blue sea, palm trees, cactuses and green olive groves.
Puglia is the granary of Italy. Stuck-up Northern Italians sometimes call the people of Puglia “mangiafoglie” (leaf eaters), because here vegetables, fruits, wine, olives, olives and olives grow in abundance.
A good idea: rent a small boat and sail from cove to cove, drop anchor and have a picnic.
Torre Canne, nature reserve with bathing beach, 20 minutes south of Monopoli.