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San Nicola (Bari Vecchia), Bari
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The Basilica di San Nicola is a church in Bari, southern Italy that holds wide religious significance throughout Europe and the Christian world. The basilica is an important pilgrimage destination both for Roman Catholics and Orthodox Christians from Eastern Europe.
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  • Stupendous Basilica with beamed ceiling in the Centre of the old town, are kept in the crypt the bones of Saint Nicholas, patron of strangers, of single girls and sailors. Walking the wall from where you can, with a beautiful promenade, admire the wonderful promenade.
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  • beautiful! nothing else to add. Really a beautiful and imposing church nestled in a unique neighborhood. To visit and dive in alleyways characteristic of old Bari.
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  • The Basilica of Santo Nicola di Bari is within easy access from the old port shore and worth the visit. It has a simple beauty which has been kept well and decorated according to its style. The ceilin...  more »