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    Apulia – Puglia?

    Quite often I receive the question…How should I call your region? Puglia or Apulia? My quick answer would be Puglia. Let’s male some clarity! The name Apulia derives from the ancient population of Apuli which used to occupy the North part of the region. Many historians agree that the name comes from a-Pluvia, which means land without rain. Indeed the region is lacking in lakes and rivers. Other theories affirm that its name means “land without mountains” or “land densely populated”. Another theory is that it derives from the Greek word Iapudes which means “those living on the other side of the Adriatic Sea”. So different theories around the name…

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    Infomobility – Public Transport

    Airport Transfers For Airport Transfers please visit the following website Foggia Province Local Buses – Regional Buses ATAF Foggia www.ataf.fg.it Autobus Sita www.sitabus.it Centra www.autolineacentra.it Ferrovie del Gargano www.ferroviedelgargano.com SITA www.sitabus.it Bari Province Local Buses – Regional Buses AMTAB www.amtab.it FioreBus Autobus www.fiorebus.com Sita www.sitabus.it Ferrovie del Nord Barese www.ferrovienordbarese.it Ferrovie Appulo Lucane www.fal-srl.it Ferrovie del Sud Est www.fseonline.it (Image below) Brindisi Province Local Buses – Regional Buses STP Brindisi www.stpbrindisi.it Ferrovie del Sud Est www.fseonline.it (Image below) Lecce Province Local Buses – Regional Buses STP Lecce www.stplecce.it Ferrovie del Sud Est www.fseonline.it (Image below) Taranto Province Local Buses – Regional Buses AMAT Lecce www.amat.ta.it Ferrovie del Sud Est www.fseonline.it (Image below)

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    Car Rental Puglia

    Foggia Province Avis www.avisautonoleggio.it Europcar www.europcar.it Maggiore www.maggiore.it Acapt www.acapt.it Sixt www.sixt.it Palumbo www.agenziapalumbo.it Trombetta Viaggi www.euroviaggitrombetta.it Bari Province Avis www.avisautonoleggio.it Europcar www.europcar.it Maggiore www.maggiore.it Hertz www.hertz.it Sixt www.sixt.it Luisautocaravan www.luisautocaravan.it Sicily By Car www.autoeuropa.it Travel Driving www.traveldriving.com Thrifty www.thrifty.it Brindisi Province Avis www.avisautonoleggio.it Europcar www.europcar.it Maggiore www.maggiore.it Hertz www.hertz.it Sixt www.sixt.it Rent One Autonoleggio www.rentone.it Thrifty www.thrifty.it Lecce Province Avis www.avisautonoleggio.it Europcar www.europcar.it Maggiore www.maggiore.it Hertz www.hertz.it Sixt www.sixt.it Primiceri Travel www.primiceritravel.it Salento Rent www.salentorent.it Liberato Chiffi www.liberatochiffi.it Taranto Province Avis www.avisautonoleggio.it Europcar www.europcar.it Maggiore www.maggiore.it Hertz www.hertz.it

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    How to Get to Puglia

    There are several ways you can get to Puglia, as the region is well covered by the national Railway service and served by three airports and two main ports. Check the sections below on the various ways to get and move around the region, as they provide detailed information and links to useful resources. Moving Around Don’t forget that Puglia is a pretty long region and crossing it would take you from five to six hours. If you are planning on visiting only the main cities, the easier way to move around is with the train, as all the main stations are conveniently located in the city centre and the…

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    Who We Are

    Driven by the initiative of two Puglian professionals and a shared passion for their land, Beautiful Puglia is an international portal of tourist information 100% made in Puglia. Beautiful Puglia encloses in a single platform complete and accurate information about Puglia and its territory, accommodations and local business, cultural and artistic initiatives that can help plan your stay, with the aim of offering a more authentic way to discover this land, through the eyes and stories of those who live and love Puglia! Promotion and authentic awareness of Puglia is what all pages have in common, in fact, articles and information are written and edited exclusively by local people and…

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    Get Involved

    At Beautiful Puglia we encourage community participation as a way to boost networking opportunities and growth. Do you like writing, travelling, photography? Whether you are a local or a visitor, if you are passionate about Puglia, share your experiences with us and help us promote this fantastic land all across the world! Join our Community! You can send us photos, articles, travel tips, videos, ranging from the most diverse topics, as long as Puglia remains the central theme. Your contribution, along with your name, will be published and promoted on our website and social networks, offering you a simple and effective way of promotion at international level! Our most active…

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    Contact Us

    At Beautiful Puglia we welcome your feedback and suggestions as a way to continuously improve our service and grow! Please contact us with any questions or concerns you might have by emailing us at info@beautifulpuglia.com We make every effort to answer all emails within two business days.

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    How to Get to Puglia by Boat

    Puglia has several ports along its coast but only those in Bari and Brindisi are also used for tourism connections. The port in Bari has daily connections to Durazzo in Albania, Antivari in Montenegro and to Corfù, Igoumenitsa and Patrasso in Greece. The port in Brindisi has daily connections to Valona in Albania, Greece to Corfù, Igoumenitsa, Cefalonia, Paxos, Zante, Patrasso and finally to Çeşme in Turkey. The port in Taranto is used in military and industrial roles. It is one of the most important ports in Italy and the whole Mediterranean and is also connected to the Middle East and China (mainly for commercial use). For more information on…