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Authentic but nothing special

This place has a nice "local" feeling. It's nice to see and wonder how it could be to fish there... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Dolphin G
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Budapest, Hungary
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Fishermen tradition

Trabuccos are pine-wooden platforms used for fishing that you can only see in this region of Italy... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
BurgerQueen78
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Monza, Italy
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24 Sep 2017
“Authentic but nothing special”
26 Oct 2017
“Interesting to learn about this local fishing construction”
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Strada Provinciale 52 SNC, 71019, Vieste, Italy
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Interesting to learn about this local fishing construction. We have seen quite a few along the coast of Gargano. Would like to see one in action

Thank cojotent
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This place has a nice "local" feeling. It's nice to see and wonder how it could be to fish there, but regarding that this is one of the "most interesting spots" of the area they could spend some money to at least put an info...More

Thank Dolphin G
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Trabuccos are pine-wooden platforms used for fishing that you can only see in this region of Italy. Trabuccos are usually built on rocks overlooking the sea, and include wooden arms where fishermen put their nets. It seems that the first trabuccos where created by the...More

2  Thank BurgerQueen78
Reviewed 4 November 2015

There are several fishing structures of this type along the coast around Vieste. Apparently these are somewhat unique to this area - the Gargano Peninsula. Regrettably we did not see any of these contraptions in action.

Thank spmmik53
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Eh, it's picturesque. Probably very important to the locals. It's on the coast road north of Vieste - if you're brave and quick enough to pull in and park, you could probably get an interesting photo of this. I'm not sure I'd bother. But full...More

2  Thank Nyree13
Reviewed 18 August 2015

These old fishing contraptions are amazing and make great photographs. You will find a number along the coast.

1  Thank GreekGeek16
Reviewed 2 July 2015

These mechanisms are on the most peaceful places along the coast. Some are still being used today, and one can sit next to a trabucco at sunset, and simply imagine the generations of fishing which happened here. One can also ride (boat ride) along the...More

1  Thank saolsen11
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