Palace Hotel Bari
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Even though it's a free-ride on a business trip, Bari still doesn't excite like other places in Italy, and definitely isn't anywhere near the top of any list of memorable cities in Italy, being a big gritty city known more as a transport hub than an exciting Italian destination. In fairness to Bari, I've never spent more than a few hours here while …
We arrived in Bari in southern Italy around 12pm. We wondered around for about an hour not seeing anything to interesting. I accidentally came across Bari city tours. For 10euros got a guided tour for 2 hours of the old Bari town. Great value for ...
... br> It is not partiuclarly touristy, the main tourist attraction being a church I could not be bothered to see. I ate, drank (I recommend La Ciclaterra in the Old Town), wandered and read. I had no particularly interesting meals, although I love the aperitivo (a drink with little noshes had between 6:30 p.m. and dinner at around 9:00 p.m.), unless you count glowingly reviewed sushi at a restuarant that would be out ...
... endless bars and one chinese restaurant but nothing else. however Toto had twothings on his shopping list that had been proving elusive ,and we found BOTH of them on our travels, some shoe laces and some musicby an old italian opera, and just when we were going to settle for going back to the Chinese one we had found earlier we stumbled across a true neighbourhood trattoria and pizzeria , packed with locals , and served ...
Once Dionne arrived we set off for Bari approaching the harbour from the coast we passed a beach known as pan e pomidoro , or bread and tomatoes ,because when an Italian family goes to the beach they take chairs and tables and umbrellas and a large picnic , but the poor people take what is cheap and plentiful , bread and tomatoes, we parked opposite the castle and walked into the ...
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A little musty, but comfortable and conveniently located just a short walk from Bari's old town and pedestrian zone. Breakfast was top notch with an excellent selection of hot and cold items, including several types of cheeses, and a variety of fruit and pastries.
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