Apulia can be described as a region located in Italy's southeastern part. Its southern part, called 'Salento', is a peninsula; which forms high heel on 'boot' of Italy. Area covered by Apulia is 19345 sq. Km. Previously; this region's northern portion was known as Apulia. Population of Apulia is around 4 million. Summer season would prove to be the best period to pay a visit.