“A while ago, after having lived several years abroad, I decided to spend some time with my family in Italy.

I needed a break from hectic urban life and decided that Puglia’s countryside was the perfect retreat.
During my journey, I discovered several Masserias, thereby experiencing a new way of traveling – different
from booking one of the many hotels available on most online travel platforms. It meant living in an idyllic,
hidden place, surrounded by history, extraordinary people, food and nature.”

(Max Ferdinand & Federico Baldelli, Founders)

In 2014, together with a group of colleagues we founded MASSERIAS, a platform that allows people to
discover individually-owned, unique and charming properties around the world. Moved by the idea that
Italian style is global, we decided to start building the most complete and stunning portfolio of luxury