Further away from Makò, in Lecce, is another great option, the gorgeously stylish Palazzo Personè, run by Stefano Ramponi, who is full of advice about Puglia's gay scene.
The nude/gay communities often colonise hard-to-reach beaches, and Valencia is no exception.
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Away from the norm.
Dates open: Friday to Wednesday 5pm until 10pm.
It was easy to meet people here, and to find out about various after-parties, usually at a dance club out in the sticks that often involved hitching a lift with a friendly local.Samsara Beach Club, a hip bar on Lido, another stretch of beach south of Gallipoli, was one tip-off.Stay, el Hospes Maricel (, doubles from 223) was a glam escape in the 50s which has been given a new lease of life by Spain's innovative hotel je suis mariée et je cherche un amant mexicali chain, Hospes.Ryanair ( m ) flies to Brindisi from Stansted.I booked my flight that day.Aaejaf 65073, aAF 62981, aAFC 64251, aAH 62981.The spontaneous, find-out-on-the-night culture was refreshingly organic; a nice break from the corporate clubbing of places like Ibiza where superstar DJs and the jet set have pushed up the prices.
It was here I went first.