Puggia - Italy (53 images)

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Created: 13 Oct 2010      Updated: 26 Jun 2013
Puglia, also known as Apulia, is in the south of Italy; the heel of Italy's boot. Puglia is the long strip of land, 400km from north to south, that makes up the "heel" of Italy. It was for centuries a strategic province, colonized, invaded and conquered (like its neighbours, Calabria and Sicily) by just about every major power of the day, from the Greeks through to the Spanish. As elsewhere in the South, each ruling dynasty left its own distinctive mark on the landscape and...
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