The San Martino holiday is a national Italian festival of young wine, a long-expected by enotourists and local wine lovers autumn event, celebrated on 11th of November. People of Apulia celebrate the ritual at home in the company of family and friends, consuming in abundance roasted meat and chestnuts with liters of young wine, which is called ‘vino novello’ in Italian.
Instead on Sunday, 10th of November, from 10:00 till 22:00 there will be the day of wineries open for San Martino holiday, ‘Cantine Aperte a San Martino’, organised by Movimento Turismo del Vino Puglia (Apulian Wine Tourism Movement) http://www.mtvpuglia.it, the wineries in all parts of Italy will be open for all interested in discovering the wines of the new vintage. Continue reading
Events organized by From Salento with Love
The idea of From Salento with Love is to bring more Russian and English-speaking tourists to discover the wonders of Salento, the beautiful heel of Italy yet often little known abroad, and also to become in some way a reference point to all those who decide to come here to spend a nice holiday, giving indications, suggestions, useful tips on how to choose the best way to organize your holiday – from traveling to transfer, from where to stay to the best period for vacation in terms of quality/price, avoiding the period of 5 to 28 August (far too expensive and chaotic) – or helping to discover many wonderful initiatives or excursions to do while you are here – see the posts about boat trips from Otranto, or the scooter ride along the Ionian coast.
Another important point we would like to develop is to receive your feedback and reviews of your holidays in Salento, that are important for those who have never been to Salento – but also to the tourist sector operators you have chosen – to know what you liked and what you did not.
Finally, it is our intention to organize ‘From Salento with Love evening events’, with discount vouchers, in restaurants with typical food and drinks of Salento, perhaps evenings based on pizzica dance, or Salento wine/beer tasting, or horseback riding on the most beautiful beaches, or disco nights in the most popular clubs of Salento… Continue reading