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Polignano a Mare, Italy
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All reviews old town centro storico narrow streets historical center day trip gelateria breathtaking views the cliff adriatic sea shops and restaurants walk around beautiful seaside town balconies overlooking pretty place well worth the visit white stone charming shops
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The old town is on the promontory through a gate and like all the ‘storicos’ in the SE of Italy it has large white marble slab pavers and baroque public buildings. Everything glistens white. The Adriatic is a beautiful blue green and clear. Being a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MRichardson2014
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Polignano a mare is about a half an hour’s train ride from Bari and its old quarter, overlooking the sea, looks more like a summer residential locale for city dwellers on holiday. We visited in winter so the place felt somewhat vacant, although the quaint...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Ray V
Reviewed 16 January 2019

It´s super easy to get there by train. The city is small, charming, the beach is not exaclty the best but the views around are super nice!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank guisantoscbr
Reviewed 16 January 2019

a stroll to enjoy terrific views of the marine caves from the terraces up on the cliffs overlooking the seaside. it's very lively (in particular in the summer time). don't miss the picture next to the sculpture dedicated to Domenico Modugno (Mr. Volare).

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PugliaExperience
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Polignano is well worth a visit just to see how the town is sited in and on the cliffs. It is very touristy, but that is because it is swamped by tourists who want to see it. The old town is much like all the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank dven8
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Great view :) we spend a day around and is a very nice place, beautiful view and good food, even if is winter.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank crismanda
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

A lovely old town centre with some amazing sea views, prices are a bit higher than some of the neighbouring towns.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 514richardm
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Amble, window shop, meander, nibble, be romantic, have a drink...perfect place, we loved it! Any cafe practically, is wonderful!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank dibbyfromtheblock
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Beautiful location plenty to do and see an enjoyable walk with lots to see. Restaurants were not open til 730pm Plenty of places to park and great views of the Adriatic sea.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chixytaxi
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Five stars ? The hotel might have indeed 5 stars for the surrounding and beautiful rooms with great beds but the people will all receive a 10/10 from us ! How friendly and helpful they were! Unbelievable. Thank you ! Also a very great plus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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18 September 2017|
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Response from Taisa A | Reviewed this property |
It' s easy, the main entrance to the town goes forward to a parking, there are carabinieris guiding the tourists to the parking. And then, a little walk and you are just there.
18 September 2017|
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Response from SchalkNZ | Reviewed this property |
There is quite a large car park on Via Rocco Giuliani. Then a short stroll up Via Tritone to get to the old city. There is a network of one-way streets to navigate. Easiest is to go down Via Pompeo Sarnelli, turn right into... More
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Response from cannytraveler | Reviewed this property |
Should be able to pick one up in Durres......Albania!! Bognor Regis used to have them when I was a lad (1950s)