Gambero Rosso magazine features Salento as Italy’s top destination for food & wine travel

As one of Italy’s next great destinations, Puglia is constantly coming up with new travel initiatives and proposals of what to do in the city, with a particular emphasis on local experiences .

With the new wave of travel focusing on the experience, one of the key factors is the interaction with locals. New innovative proposals have sprung up across the globe and in Puglia to promote such interactions, including Eat-With, where locals offer a home-cooked meal in their home or Trip4Real where real people promote local experiences in their towns. read more

Salvatore Stifanelli. Making Magic with the Best Pasta in the World

Since 1980 the small family-owned enterprise run by Salvatore Stifanelli and his two sons is dealing with the best handcrafted gastronomic products in all Puglia, Italy’s heel. Located in southern Apulia, in the historic center of a small town named ‘Galatina’ , Salvatore Stifanelli’s artisanal pasta is unsurpassed. Salvatore himself has been praised in all the region as the ‘King of the Pasta’. read more

Italy’s Next Great Destination

Puglia, with its ideal Mediterranean climate has at its disposition a wealth of local products, like wines, olive oil, fresh seafood, local fruits and vegetables. These offer a range of flavors and experiences that will excite any foodie traveling to Italy’s heel.

One of the key factors of the food tourism in Puglia is the use of “Km-0” (Kilometre Zero) products, produced within 100 kilometers of the region. Encouraging local economies, and avoiding the use of intermediaries allowed travelers to pay a fair price and benefitting the producer as well. read more

Welcome to Puglia Futura &Co.

We’re a creative bunch, passionate about food, wine, art, ideas, lifestyle, likeminded friends and authentic travel experiences. Since 2014, we’ve been offering sociable, authentic and unsurpassed boutique lifestyle holidays and courses that take you right to the heart and soul of a unique great destination of Italy’s heel, Puglia.
Our international team of tutors are always there to encourage and support you along the way. They steer clear of technical jargon and focus on helping you to explore southern Italy’s less travelled places through local’s eyes and live unique experiences, including farm-to-table culinary adventures.
Here at Puglia we don’t do big, impersonal group tours and workshops. We couldn’t think of anything worse. When you book on one of our trips you’ll join an intimate group of between 8 – 12 likeminded people who enjoy being creative, learning new things, eating, drinking and generally letting their hair down. read more

Welcome to Puglia Futura &Co.

We’re a creative bunch, passionate about food, wine, art, ideas, lifestyle, likeminded friends and authentic travel experiences. Since 2014, we’ve been offering sociable, authentic and unsurpassed boutique lifestyle holidays and courses that take you right to the heart and soul of a unique destination in Italy’s heel, Puglia.
Our international team of tutors are always there to encourage and support you along the way. They steer clear of technical jargon and focus on helping you to explore southern Italy’s less travelled places through local’s eyes and live unique experiences, including farm-to-table culinary adventures.
Here at Puglia we don’t do big, impersonal group tours and workshops. We couldn’t think of anything worse. When you book on one of our trips you’ll join an intimate group of between 8 – 12 likeminded people who enjoy being creative, learning new things, eating, drinking and generally letting their hair down. read more