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Sotto l'arco, Polignano a Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Saw the pictures of the old houses on the sea cliffs and had to visit. Free car park on the front and then walk into the old town along the front, stunning buildings great sea views a must see on your itinerary.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Adrian E
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

A little charming village located on the south west italian coast. Narrow streets with beautiful architecture and stunning views of the cliffs underneath. Well worth a vist

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank IPMZ4
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

On our way back to Bari airport (by the way an airport you would usually find in developing countries, totally not structured and organized) we stopped here for 5 hours and had a great time strolling the narrow streets and alleys. Every few meters you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Christoph_Bieniek
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous, again didn't disappoint. Easy to park at the end of the beach. Lots to see, beautiful streets to wander and lovely places to eat.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The city is super cozy and beautiful. Make sure you spent some time in the small streets of the city center inside the old town. Drink some Aperol Spritz and just hang around the sea. There's a chance to swim and one afternoon there is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Not my favourite part of Italy. Much prefer the picturesque towns of Lake Garda, won't return to Polignano.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank aaafa
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Small, beautiful town with many attractions and the turquoise water. Restaurants, pubs and bars all around the town.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Went here to swim, found cliff diving paradise. You can start low and work your way up to past 10 meter if you dare. Watch out for sharp limestone when you climb up. Very nice little boulder beach, very crowded but still charming. There are...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Tom N
Reviewed 6 September 2016

It is an interesting location. It is lovely to walk around the city and finally reaching this beach. Beach is nice but unfortunatelly it is too small. Such popular place and so much crowd. Beautiful view though.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Burak E
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Australians in Italy.. We decided to hire a camper van for two weeks from Rome and travel Italy with our children (8&11) our only planned destination was our first nights in Naples. We've used trip advisor and Google to research where to go next and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank emmz85
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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