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Nice for a stroll through history

We spent some hours walking around the old city of Martina Franca after visiting the weekly market... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
IwanBanens
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The Hague, The Netherlands
Delightful historic town centre

Charming Puglia town with marbled pavements and a preponderance of white buildings in an intricate... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
NB6106
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

We spent some hours walking around the old city of Martina Franca after visiting the weekly market before. The old city is really nice and quiet, although people are still living here. Walk around the old and narrow streets and get surprised by what you...More

Thank IwanBanens
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Charming Puglia town with marbled pavements and a preponderance of white buildings in an intricate melange of narrow passages and stunning churches inside the old town centre. Ideal for a stroll during the day and buzzing in the evening with bars, restaurants and these just...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

After a delicious dinner at Mehta (highly recommended), we strolled through the picturesque old town of Martin Franca which was busy and beautifully lit. The white stone reflected the lights and made it look wonderful. Well worth a visit.

Thank Adam-Rye-UK
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We visited Martina Franca as part of Newmarket Holidays 3 stop optional excursion and what a little gem. We were dropped off at the Piazza XX Settembre and made our way through the porta di San Stefano gate into the centro itself. The main street,...More

Thank LutonPhil_11
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The historic center is lovely, with a lot of small places where you can eat or drink. We were there during a Picasso exposition - so there was a street full of colorful umbrellas and some of Picasso's quotes written on walls - it was...More

Thank roix71
Reviewed 28 May 2018

There is always something exciting going on in Martina Franca. This week end there were garden exhibits that would equal some from the Chelsea Flower Show. The monthly antiques market is full of surprising treasures. The craft fairs are briliant. The summer music festival is...More

Thank JohnPuglia
Reviewed 23 May 2018

The centro storico of Martina Franco is one of the more picturesque in Puglia. Relative to other centro storico's in Puglia, it is relatively small. And, as others have noted, there is not a lot to do here other than wander the streets and soak...More

1  Thank Bill A
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Not to say it was not nice, but maybe choosing Locorotondo would have been a better choice. It is true that it was also quite cold and rainy and it was January and most places were closed, but the town was rather bland. Would return...More

Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 29 January 2018

a great place to wander and "get lost" you never really do but in the maxe of streets it feels tthat way! but it is in a nice way..... small houses and white apartments witha surprise around every corner. really great place to go and...More

1  Thank travinfo60
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I read so many reviews that raved about this town but I have been in nicer! I went for an afternoon and as almost everything was closed there wasn't much to do. It has some nice streets to walk around for sure but I prefer...More

1  Thank Grainne O
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