Category: Podcast Eps

The BIG 2021 Podcast Guide to Alberobello

Undisputed capital of the trulli in the gorgeous Valle d’Itria. Though it is the only town in Puglia where you’ll see a constant flow of tour buses. Dig a little deeper, away from the crowds of the rione Monti, and it is still possible to discover a little bit of authentic Alberobello. Don’t forget to […]

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The BIG 2021 Podcast Guide to Polignano a Mare

Think of Puglia and you may well picture Polignano a Mare. It has one of the most iconic views of Puglia, often found on the cover of guide books to our region. Oh, and that song you know, “Volare”… Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram.   https://open.spotify.com/episode/6JOV1GHQvShc4or6lhiqrS?si=bE3N6-lIQmmphZ6J8aQBzw

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The BIG 2021 Podcast Guide to Polignano a Mare

Think of Puglia and you may well picture Polignano a Mare. It has one of the most iconic views of Puglia, often found on the cover of guide books to our region. Oh, and that song you know, “Volare”… Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram.   https://open.spotify.com/episode/6JOV1GHQvShc4or6lhiqrS?si=bE3N6-lIQmmphZ6J8aQBzw

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New Podcast Episode | Three Weeks in Puglia part 2

Greg and Andrea live in northern Italy, but spent three weeks travelling around our region. In the second of a two part podcast we pick up with them in Santa Maria di Leuca as they head back up the Ionian coast. For part 1 click here. They are effusive in their praise for Puglia and […]

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Food recommendations for Puglia from the Big Gay Podcast from Puglia

New Podcast Episode | Three Weeks in Puglia

Greg and Andrea live in northern Italy, but spent three weeks travelling around our region. In the first of a two part podcast they take in Gargano, Imperial Puglia, Matera (in the neighbouring region of Basilicata), the Valle d’Itria and end up in Santa Maria di Leuca. They are effusive in their praise for Puglia […]

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New Podcast Episode | From Puglia with Festive Love, and Pizza

David and Scott stop off in Lecce for a spot of Christmas atmosphere and pizza (Lecce officially has the best pizza in Puglia), albeit because of Covid19 it had to be delivered. The delicious pizza inspires talk about traditional Christmas dinner here in Puglia and in the UK. For David means 13 starters, 2 first […]

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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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New Podcast Episode | Summer 2020’s final fling

https://open.spotify.com/episode/4g3EfXK8BBUJG4Uq9iks4z?si=vTFF0JYZQRSZF8AMVh9Tkg As summer 2020 draws to an end, we enjoy a final fling at Pôr do Sol with DavidItalia92 where we meet with Sergio from Italy Gay Travels a gay travel company offering bespoke holidays in Puglia and elsewhere in Italy. Then David and Scott head off to Porto Selvaggio to look back on summer […]

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New Podcast episode | Reptiles in Puglia

We meet Dr. Jairo a super vet from Colombia, whose speciality is reptiles. Jairo is completing research for his second (that’s right, a second) PhD at the Department of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Bari. He tells us about his love for reptiles, what the difference is between poisonous and venomous reptiles and why […]

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Coronavirus in Italy – the Podcast

As radical measures are introduced in Italy in an attempt to contain the coronavirus, with a quarter of Italy’s population – up to 16 million people – in quarantine, we consider day-to-day life in Italy and here in Puglia, currently outside the quarantine zone. Listen to our latest podcast episode here or get it from […]

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