Trullo Inspiration

One of the fun parts of building a house or apartment is the planning beforehand. We were lucky enough, to find a builder that has restructured many trulli in the Itria Valley. He took us on a half day tour to show us some objects his company is currently working on....

First Building Progress

When they were building our apartment in Switzerland, we were driving basically every weekend to the building site to check on the progress. We were so much looking forward to see the place develop and I still remember how we felt when we first stepped into our...
A long journey – buying a trullo in Puglia

A long journey – buying a trullo in Puglia

To find our piece of land with the option to restore and trullo and to close the deal was an interesting journey of 8 months. It included several trips to Puglia, take over the organisation and clarifications from a real estate agent who did not really know what he...
In love with Puglia

In love with Puglia

The first thing I loved of Puglia was the man I am going to get married to next month. He comes from a town on the Adriatic sea and we met here in Switzerland through common friends. He brought me to Puglia about 5 years ago to meet his family and I immediately fell...
The first post on Puglia

The first post on Puglia

I grew up in Molfetta, a city in Puglia, in the south of Italy. A beautiful city on the Adriatic sea with lots of history, great weather, great food but not many jobs opportunities. That’s when I decided  to leave and move north. As I moved north my visits to...