Neviano is a small town situated to the west of the city of Lecce, in the Puglia region of southern Italy. Otherwise known as the geographical ‘heel’ of the country. Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Neviano will find that this region offers a great choice of self catering rental accommodation. This would include town centre apartments for those on a smaller budget, or hillside villas enjoying views of the Gulf of Taranto for those with Euros to spend.
Visitors spending their holidays in Neviano will be spoilt for choice by the wealth of architecturally and historically interesting buildings to be found in the town and the nearby baroque city of Lecce. The richly decorated 14th century Church of the Holy Cross in Lecce is a sight to behold, as are the remains of the enormous Roman Amphitheatre. Due to its location, Lecce has strong Greek influences, which is reflected in the interesting menus to be found in the city’s many restaurants. The nearby Orto Botanical Garden is a popular draw for visitors spending their holidays in Neviano with horticultural interests.
Tourists spending their holidays in Neviano will find that the Puglia region as a whole has one of the richest archaeological histories of the whole of Italy. This is reflected in the many uniquely interesting towns and villages to be found in this part of the country. The mediaeval town of Ostuni is well worth a visit, due to its wealth of unusual buildings and structures set within its unique brightly painted white walls. The extensive caves at Castellana Grotte are another popular draw for visitors to the area. The second largest city in Puglia, the port of Bari, attracts many visitors spending their holidays in Neviano. The city boasts great shopping, due to the abundance of both designer and high street stores lining its wide tree lined promenades and piazzas.
Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Neviano will discover that this region enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate. The Puglia region as a whole is one of the driest in Italy, experiencing an average annual rainfall of around 14 inches. Temperatures in summer in Neviano will reach a maximum of around 33 degrees Celsius, whereas winter temperatures are a much cooler 10 to 14 degrees Celsius.
Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Neviano can fly from the UK to either Bari Airport (BRI), or Casale Airport (BDS), which is slightly farther away. There are a number of airlines offering affordable and regular flights to both airports, including British Airways, Ryanair, and Easyjet. These airlines operate flights from London Gatwick (LGW)and London Stansted (STN) airports.