VIVERE DI GUSTO - Ruffino

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Grecìa Salentina
An accent that speaks...

Grecìa Salentina

What defines Salento are the thousand and one parts to it. Each place brings a new atmosphere: broadly similar, yet somehow peculiar. Every...

Florio, a family, a history
The rise and rise of...

Florio, a family, a history

I arrived in Favignana on a rubber dinghy, one windy day in late August, slicing through the white horses on the turquoise sea. I closed my...

Martina Franca and her capocollo
Another miracle from Puglia

Martina Franca and her capocollo

The colour is a rich rich red, emphasized by streaks of white, white fat. Marbling, it’s called, by those who know a thing or two about meat. The...

The Via Appia
Open road, open book

The Via Appia

From Rome to Brindisi, from century to century. A road that traces space and time, that embodies the thoughts, customs and ways of life...

Cilento, art and life
The Etruscans and another...

Cilento, art and life

Visiting the archaeological park of Paestum is a sublime experience. The ancient Greek polis of Poseidonia, later Romanized as Paestum, is,...