As well as being a province in the Puglia region of Italy, the large city of Foggia is one of the most interesting places to stay. A Foggia holiday is one of the best ways to learn all about Italian culture, agriculture, cuisine and traditions. It is guaranteed that a Foggia holiday will leave you exhausted but fulfilled, with exciting excursions and sights to see. A Foggia holiday rental house will provide all of the comforts of home and all of the mod-cons you would expect to see in a top-class hotel.
The emphasis of a Foggia holiday is to relax and enjoy the sunshine, even though you are in the middle of a vibrant city. The opportunity to relax is provided by a wonderful Foggia holiday rental house, which gives you the feeling of being located in a quiet coastal town instead of in the heart of a sprawling modern metropolis. If you are feeling energetic, there is a variety of activities on offer, including walking, cycling, swimming, tennis, paragliding, roller blading, horse riding and bird watching. Some visitors may enjoy seeing a few of the sights that Foggia has to offer such as the Cathedral of Santa Maria de Fovea and the Palazzo Arpi, which dates to the 13th Century and contains a civic museum.
If you fancy venturing out further afield than your Foggia holiday rental house then it is worth spending the day in the Puglia region capital, Bari, which is an hour and a half away from Foggia. This city has many great attractions, specifically buildings that date back as far as the 11th Century. This includes the wonderful Basilica of Saint Nicholas which was erected in 1087 A.D. The artefacts, relics and remains of Saint Nicholas are located underneath the altar of the basilica in a crypt. Another favourite of visitors to Bari is Swabian Castle, originally built in the 12th Century and now home to various displays and exhibitions held in the city.
If you are now considering booking a fantastic Foggia holiday rental house then you can enjoy a Mediterranean seasonal climate, which means that there are no big differences during all of the winter months or all of the summer months. In general, the warmest months of the year to have a Foggia holiday are July and August when the temperature during the day can reach a wonderful 32°C. The winter months of January and February can see the temperature fall to anywhere between 15° and 20°C. The annual rainfall amount for the city is 12 inches.
Travellers on a Foggia holiday can arrive at Bari Airport (BRI) which is approximately an hour and a half away from the city, or Naples Airport (NAP) which is just over 2 hours away. Amongst the airlines offering regular, cheap flights to the area are British Airways, Ryanair, Thomson Flights and Easy Jet. Passengers can leave the UK from various large airports including London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Stansted (STN), Glasgow (GLA) and Liverpool (LPL).