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Sotto l'arco, Polignano a Mare, Italy
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All reviews old town beautiful place lovely town small town white washed buildings authentic italian town friendly locals cliff diving few hours adriatic sea taking pictures special shoes fabulous views worth a stop train station pizza cafes and restaurants
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

Amazing, stunning views..another different town that we stumbled across and couldn't believe how beautiful the town was nestled on the Cliffside - a must visit in when in Puglia

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

Go around the bay on a pedalo and go into the grotto! It's wonderful. Then... Eat the "polpo arrostito" (grilled octopus) from the stall by the beach, it's absolutely superb and costs next to nothing - DELICIOUS!!

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

And certainly must be seen a small town in Bari,italy.marble and stone everywhere. hotels and homes on the rocks., and with an excellent beach.its like a small mykonos, greece.certainly if you go to italy, BARİ at least stop by here.!

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank ecetufan
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Polignano a Mare is one of the small seaside towns in the southern region of Puglia. This is a much overlooked area but will surely be the next big thing. This lovely town has everything you could possibly want. Shops, restaurants, clubs, stunning views of...More

Date of experience: September 2013
5  Thank 7Lisal
Reviewed 20 September 2013

The town is just half an hour ride by train from Bari and it's definitely worth to visit. We had a nice walk around the old town, views over the seaside are amazing and just in the center of the town there is a small...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Reviewed 31 July 2013

We had the BEST seafood meal I've ever had... even tried things that I thought I'd hate - WOW I was so wrong. Great town to walk around. Felt like I would love to move here.

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 10 June 2013

The railway station is really near the town centre, which it isn't in Ostuni, so arriving by train is not a problem. The beach in the centre of town is OK, with a nice cove for swimming, although it is mostly pebbles and very crowded...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Damian J
27 January 2019|
Response from trico5 | Reviewed this property |
Couldn't say. We didn't go in the water.
Damian J
27 January 2019|
Response from adamo_77 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, surely Italy is the right place. However, the Italian coasts are very varied. you need to find something specific and then ask for the type of beach that it is.
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Alejandra G
12 June 2018|
Response from ramsay_bocuse | Reviewed this property |
There is a Lidl nearby no problem if you have a car. Else google for "polignano a mare shopping" Else tripadvisor Shopping in Polignano a Mare‎ If you are 2 eating at a restaurant consider sharing portions, and as usual do... More