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The Scents of Salento

Even if you don’t like perfume or body lotion too much, if you happen to be in the area... this... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
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Take a look in!

When walking past take a look in the door. You will see an ‘old’ pharmacy being put to a modern use... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2017
Martina Franca, Italy
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Sep 16, 2018
“Very nice”
Mar 27, 2018
“The Scents of Salento”
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

If you walk along Gallipoli's lanes you can easily notice this place Its architecture and decorations are very nice and elegant. When you enter you really feel like entering in a 19th-century shop. On the other side the prices are very high, they take advantage...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Estueban
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Even if you don’t like perfume or body lotion too much, if you happen to be in the area... this store is worth a visit. Amazing architecture combined with italien taste and a glimpse into the good old times. The sales women was really friendly...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank LoLeTravel
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

When walking past take a look in the door. You will see an ‘old’ pharmacy being put to a modern use selling perfumes as well as pharmaceuticals. There are also old bottles, containers and original furniture.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank HampshireBirdman
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Actually we did not about that place - we were strolling through the old town in the evening and saw a group with a guide inside. We did not get in but took a look through the door. Old-fashioned pharmacy that you don't see nowadays.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank KrisD_pl
Reviewed October 11, 2016

The young pharmacist who operated from this wonderful historic shop has moved to a modern and more spacious premises. The shop door seems to be opened occasionally and you can peer through the glass doors.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Aideen R
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

It's a beautiful old pharmacy in one of the alleys of Gallipoli's historic city centre. It's nice to walk by and quickly look inside through the windows. But note that this is not at all a museum and the pharmacy is in use. You're not...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank 786rachelleg
Reviewed October 26, 2015

I had an infected knee after a street brawl in Naples, yes really some kids tried to steal my fiends watch. As a result, I had some abrasions on my knee that got infected so I had occasion to purchase hydrogen peroxide several times while...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank James C
Reviewed October 23, 2015

It is not a museum piece but regular, working pharmacy in the heart of the old town. As a tourist you may take a look but you should keep in mind that it is real business with local customers coming and going. The furniture dates...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank zello1980
Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Don t miss it while strolling around Gallipoli. It's a nice historical pharmacy. Very beautiful in the inside. Recommend the visit while in Gallipoli.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank paulamf2015
Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful interior. The pharmacist is 5th generation, warm character, English speaking and nice. Beautiful old pottery that would have held old medicines and all new medicine kept out of sight. Well worth a quick visit or if you need help

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