Lecce is a baroque stage . It is known for its talented architects and craftsmen, born under the great Roman tradition . It is a city built for people and rich in history. Conquered by the Turks, the Ottomans, the Spanish, it boasts the treasure of both fascinating and cosmopolitan architecture.

Located between the Ionian and Adriatic seas , it is the capital city of Salento. Lecce is surrounded by fortresses and fortified farms that disappear like phantoms in the night. Known in the international travel circuit as a city of art for its famous Lecce stone, and paper-maché , but also specially for the big events such as la Taranta and the many other folk traditions that animate the entire province.