Time 2: Monday
Cooking course Pugliese design plus Gallipoli
After a brand new morning meal we now have our very very first hands-on experience: a cooking concept from a chef that is local. The tutorial shall concentrate on cooking typical Salento dishes and checking out the selection of regional components used. Cooking in Salento, and Puglia in general, is extremely regular and as a consequence meals change from one thirty days to another location. Month time to learn which vegetables grow in which! We likewise have a вЂwaste notвЂ™ attitude so donвЂ™t be amazed to see components of vegetables utilized which are disposed of. Meals have already been handed down from generation to generation and certainly represent the Mediterranean diet. The session is on the job and time is taken fully to make sure that everybody is delighted and confident by the final end for the experience. Obviously we readily eat just what weвЂ™ve made .
After digesting our meal we see extremely stunning towns regarding the region, Gallipoli, well-known for its long beaches that are sandy its Old Town. speedos out and have now a swim when you look at the crystaline waters or explore the city is probably to time. The catch associated with will be dinner, freshly served fish and seafood in one of the best spots in the area day. digestives or even a gelato finish from the night in appropriate Italian design.
3: Tuesday day
Boat Trip around Santa Maria di Leuca
The Luxury Gay Salento Food and Wine Tour departs for the Southeastern-most point of Puglia: Santa Maria di Leuca after a hearty breakfast. This area is frequented by superstars for its awe inspiring untouched landscapes and beauty that is natural. A private boat to discover the magical surroundings of the area by the sea after exploring the city and learning what makes it so special, we make our way to the port of the town and board.
An aperitif and a light lunch is going to be served up to speed: the remainder afternoon is allocated to the watercraft sunbathing, swimming and resting.
Into the afternoon we make our in the past to your property. Some time that is free going back to the dinning table: your hosts will prepare a superb dinner, prompted towards the best local dishes.
Day 4: Wednesday
From market stall to plate and spellbinding Otranto
After breakfast we visit among the regional farmersвЂ™ areas. Right here we learn how the locals begin their daily life. Along with your hosts and a local cook you will definitely experience the markets in a undoubtedly authentic method. After we have purchased our ingredients we make our long ago towards the villa. Straight back within the home we again arrive at discover the tricks for this cuisine that is amazing a hands-on course with a nearby Mamma. We additionally discover ways to make fresh pasta from scratch. The typical do-it-yourself pasta of this area вЂOrecchietteвЂ™ which gets its name on the basis of the shape that resembles ears. try it out and it you will be a master before you know!
Later on into the afternoon we see Otranto, the port that is coastal in history. This is actually the Easternmost part of Italy postcard fabled for its location during the really side of Puglia. East satisfies western architecture and sandy that is white await you. Invest several hours at your very own pace checking out this treasure.
A tour that is culinary Italy wouldn’t be complete without Pizza: in the evening we make our solution to one of the better Pizzerias around.
Day 5: Thursday
Wine Tour in NardoвЂ™ and Lecce
We head to one of the best known wineries of the area, where we taste wines that are unique to the area of Salento today. The traditional varieties that are grown include Primitivo and Negroamaro.
Afterwards we head towards the seaside. Just 10km away from NardoвЂ™ will be the typical villages of Santa Caterina and Santa Maria al Bagno, adjacent to your stunning Porto Selvaggio (Wild Port) Natural Reserve. A light is enjoyed by us lunch by the ocean, while spending some quality time by the coastline.
Later on within the afternoon we check out Lecce, the capital that is baroque of Salento. A spritz, a gelato after a guided walk in the centre of the so-called Florence of the south, everybody is left free to enjoy the city as they wish: a couple of hours for shopping. Go ahead and do we will enjoy dinner in the historic center at a restaurant that showcases the local produce, including typical dishes such as вЂciceri e triaвЂ™ (chickpea dish) and вЂfave e cicoriaвЂ™ (cicory and fava beans) as you please, but make sure to join the group again for the evening meal:.
We are going to finish the night having a drinks that are few homosexual friendly pubs of Lecce.
6: Friday day
Olive Oil Experience and Farewell Dinner!
The Gay Salento Tour will head to a typical вЂFrantoioвЂ™ (farm producing organic extra virgin olive oil) after a hearty breakfast. Right here we are going to discover for the ancient olive groves planted by the Romans and their uses from then as yet. Marvel in the trees that are ancient dominate this landscape. This really is followed closely by a degustation of olive oils.
We’ll additionally explore Porto Cesareo, a port Town fabled for and fresh seafood. Meander through the small alleyways and understand locals going about their trades. This city will take your heart!
The is spent back at the villa where you can relax and unwind and prepare for the Barbecue night afternoon. Those happy to party could make their in the past to Gallipoli, the homosexual money of Southern Italy where we could enjoy a glass or two or two at its regional gay club.
7: Saturday day
Goodbye and determine you the next occasion!
ItвЂ™s time for you to say goodbye: this amazing Gay Singles Week is over! We are going to arrange drop-offs to airports or train channels and soon see you рџ™‚