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Apulia, Italy
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Puglia Coastline
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikePuglia Coastline - Credit: pizzodisevo

 

Puglia Street
Creative Commons AttributionPuglia Street - Credit: Verity Cridland

Mark and James retreat from the world to a villa outside the fictional Italian town of San Ceterino. 

Puglia Church
Creative Commons AttributionPuglia Church - Credit: Vito Manzari

According to the author, the town is located between Pescara and Andria in south-east Italy. This places it in Apulia (or Puglia), a dry agricultural region with a wealth of ports linking Italy with Greece and the eastern Mediterranean.