"Pearl of the Baroque" Top 5 Page for this destination Lecce by barrikello
Lecce Travel Guide: 66 reviews and 201 photos
Lecce is the pearl of a pearl of a region, Puglia. Located at the "heel" of Italy, Lecce is a magnificent town with some of the most beautiful Baroque monuments in Italy - for this called the 'Florence of Baroque'. The peculiar material used to build the town is so malleable that some of the monuments seem carved from butter. The light is special, so warm and soft.
- Pros:interesting, full of history, marvellous
- Cons:chaotic, a bit too hot in summer
- In a nutshell:a place worth more than a visit
Lecce at its best is either at sunset or by night (to be honest I never woke up at dawn!). The photo depicts a... more travel advice
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