Galatina, the first Borgo del Cashback arrives in southern Italy

The initiative to encourage tourism and help the local economy
Galatina city of art and Pasticciotto becomes for a weekend also Borgo del Cashback.

On 25 and 26 June next will land in the town of Salento famous for its baroque, for the Basilica of Santa Caterina d’Alessandria of the fifteenth century and for the typical dessert of which it is proud to have been born in 1745, the initiative launched last year by myworld Italy to encourage tourism by creating a network of businesses jointly engaged in the promotion and development of tourism and economic territory.

B & B, clubs, restaurants, a bakery and a winery have been set up to offer tourists a series of advantageous proposals in terms of cashback, ie return of money. A way to attract new customers and visitors, but also to allow tourists to choose the destination Galatina to spend their holidays enjoying a range of services and saving.

After Sauris in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Costa Smeralda in Sardinia and Bormio in Lombardy, on 25 June Galatina will host the Borghi del Cashback, for the first time in southern Italy. It will start in the morning at 12.00 with the meeting at Cantina Fiorentino where there will be a brunch based on typical Salento dishes and tasting of the best labels of the Winery. To follow, visit of the Winery and path to the
discovery of typical desserts with the matching of sweet wines, characterized by the extraordinary participation of master Davide Ascalone (11 years old) who will illustrate to those present the history of pasticciotto and other typical sweets of Galatina produced by the historic pastry town that according to history gave birth to the pasticciotto back in 1745.

In the afternoon guided tour to discover the historic city center with the beautiful courtyards and the baroque that will end in the visit to the fifteenth-century basilica of Santa Caterina d’Alessandria.
In addition, possibility to make experiential paths such as a frisa workshop (at Panificio Notaro) and stories around the pasticciotto (at Eros Pasticceria) to discover two of the main gastronomic products in the city, their history and also the procedures to achieve them. Of course there will be tastings and the possibility of buying special packages of all companies
present to be delivered at home through the company Zerodistanze.

In the late afternoon, you can enjoy an apericena at Vanesio and enjoy the striking colors of the square and the Matrix Church at sunset. The day will end with a dinner with typical São Paulo menu on the suggestive terraces of the restaurant Anima e Cuore.
On Sundays all at sea with the proposal of a relaxing day at the partner beach Ficodindia in Otranto or mini-cruise departing from Torrevado to discover the sea of Salento.
The participants of the initiative will be able to stay in local realities that are directly partners of myworld, or at facilities available through the most famous online booking sites, also present in the myworld community, such as, Expedia,, travelWorld and many more. The overnight stay, like the other activities proposed, will be accompanied by Cashback and Shopping Points.

The complete program of the event is attached.

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