Author: LuigiMax

Best of Puglia | Sondaggio 2020 | 2020 Survey

Aiutaci a scoprire il meglio della Puglia 2020, compilare il nostro breve sondaggio. Help us find the best of Puglia 2020 by taking part in our short survey. Follow us on Instagram @gaypugliapodcast The Best of Puglia Sondaggio 2020 | 2020 Survey Che tu viva in Puglia o abbia visitato la Puglia nel 2020, aiutaci […]

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Covid-19 in Puglia | 6 November Bulletin

Bulletin contains | an update on Italy’s most recent Covid-19 restrictions | a nationwide night curfew and a new flexible tiered system imposing a partial lockdown on certain regions that came into effect on Friday | links to regional resources and information for Puglia | links for information on getting a test New national Covid-19 […]

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LGBT rights in Italy progress

The slow creep towards equality   The Italian lower Chamber – by 265 votes for, 193 against and one abstention – has approved a bill to combat hate crimes and discrimination relating to homophobia, misogyny and disability. Whilst the majority have welcomed the approval of the law as “an important step” – Italy is one of […]

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#ILoveGay Travel

We took part in the PinkMedia | #ILoveGay | “Travel Influencer Series”. The project brings together LGBTQ+ bloggers, vloggers and influencers from around the world. “We didn’t start out with the aim of becoming a travel influencer,” said the Big Gay Podcast from Puglia. “Our journey started as a podcast about LGBT life and culture in […]

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Lune Saracene Gay B&B | our review

On our visit to D’Ayala beach we stayed at Lune Saracene Gay and Naturist B&B. Run by Umberto and Angelo it is a gay B&B guesthouse. They have three guest rooms. We stayed in their Corto Maltese bedroom. It had air conditioning, a mini-fridge and some beautiful art. As did the entire house. Many paintings […]

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New Podcast Episode | Halloween Tales

https://open.spotify.com/episode/6NX0DbKTwaJCYQqz2H8aJT?si=pwGZUYRgRQ6f2vWBBsVQkg Recorded late at night at the end of summer when staying at Lune Saracene B&B at Spiaggia d’Ayala, Campomarino. Scott and David were inspired to share some true tales of terror, including a story of demonic possession at Ostuni’s Parco della Rimembranza remembered by David when he was just 8 years old… Follow us […]

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Covid-19 in Puglia | 25 October Bulletin

As the coronavirus situation continues to worsen the Italian government issues its third emergency decree in two weeks. Cinemas, theatres, gyms and swimming pools must all close under the new rules, which will come into force on Monday, while restaurants and bars will have to stop serving at 6pm. Restricted opening for restaurants Bars, restaurants […]

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Alberobello | Where to eat | QuantoBasta Pizza & Dessert

Awesome pizza (and Pugliese pucce) We visit Alberobello between 9 – 12 times over the summer months. One of the challenges is escaping the crowds in the UNESCO trulli zone meandering up the Monti and Aia Piccola districts. Restaurants are packed, and often cater to international tastes with hot dog and hamburger on the menu. […]

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Covid-19 in Puglia | Italy and Vatican City added to UK quarantine list

Bulletin contains | update to information on travel to Italy from the UK | Travellers returning to the UK from Italy, Vatican City and San Marino as of 04:00 BST on Sunday 18 October must self-isolate for two weeks. Italy had its highest daily count of Covid cases on Thursday, with 8,804 new cases. A popular […]

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Covid-19 in Puglia | 12 October Bulletin

Bulletin contains | update to information on entry to Italy, current as at 12 October 2020 | negative COVID test required for arrivals from the UK, Spain, France, the Netherlands, Belgium and the Czech Republic. For arrivals from the UK, Spain, France, the Netherlands, Belgium and the Czech Republic : a negative COVID test is required when […]

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