Bari is an important sea port in southern Italy. Alongside Naples and Palermo, it’s one of three most important economic and cultural centers of south Italy. The city was originally founded as a Greek colony during the archaic era. Since then it’s been important in the history of Italian peninsula. Learn about the characteristics of the city, when it is best to visit it and what do you need to prepare before arriving (both in terms of currency and baggage and passports or visas!), what is worth seeing and visiting in various destinations (including sights, monuments, national parks, beaches and more), how to travel (with special attention paid to highways and motorways), the prices of various goods and services, accomodation, weather, maps, tourist guides, opinions of visitors and other practical pieces of information!