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Jul 19, 2018
“Architectural treasures”
Apr 29, 2018
“Bursting small village full of historical and gastronomic points of interest.”
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

Ceglie is home to a spellbindingly beautiful fortified old town packed with medieval architectural treasures, white houses, great places to take a break with a glass of wine.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Ceglie is considered the gastronomic capital of Puglia (Apulia). Its location atop of a hill provides a lovely view of the surrounding countryside. Lots of small very good restaurants for all purses and never a lack of historical sites, as it is usual in Italy.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

This area is beautiful and perfect to explore while finding a place for a cafe sit or a meal. The place is absolutely full of lovely sites and old homes, local treasures of all kinds, and small enough not to be demanding whatever the weather.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

a quiet village but with some beautiful corners ,notably around the castle . we strolled around sunset, very romantic

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Ceglie is not as popular as many of the surrounding hill top Borgos which is much to it's benefit. Quiet and cool, local people still live here and have not been displaced by gentrification. Some beautiful buildings and a nice sprinkling of cafés and places...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

If you want to see how the locals lived in the centre of a southern Italian walled town, this is the place to visit. Nearby Ostuni and Locorotondo have Centro Storici which are inhabited and by and large restored- the old part of Ceglie is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Ceglie is a wonderful place, not so much touched by tourism, like Ostuni in the neighbourhood, but with the same beauty of a puglian hill village. Wonderful old centre, white houses, narrow streets, which are full with life, as locals are living in it, and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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