Author: FRANCESC MARCÓ NOLLA
Venice embarked on toward Jerusalem, our first stop, Port of Bari.
Bari is the capital of the Apulia region on the Adriatic coast between Brindisi and Foggia a very flat country flourished with the Romans for its strategic position for trade with the East.
He endured many conquests and reconquest of the Lombards, Byzantines and Saracens in the ninth century and had a great development as a religious center in the twelfth century with the construction of the Basilica of St. Nicholas and the Norman castle.
We landed determined to ...