Cala Ponte Marina, a world class destination, lies below the cliff-top town of Polignano a Mare, an ancient city of narrow alleys and traditional architecture.
Apulia’s 500 miles of coastline is studded with ports and anchorages making it one of Italy’s most popular cruising areas. Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast and Greece’s northern Ionian islands are also within a couple of day’s sail.
An upscale 60 room hotel opens in June 2014 and will be equipped with wellness, congress rooms, bar and restaurant, 2 outdoor swimming pools and tennis courts. A gallery hall with 32 retail stores will complete the project on 2016.