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Bari is the capital city of the Metropolitan City of Bari and of the Apulia region, on the Adriatic Sea, in southern Italy. It is the second most important economic centre of mainland Southern Italy after Naples and Palermo, a port and university city, as well as the city of Saint Nicholas. The city itself has a population of 326,799, as of 2015, over 116 square kilometres, while the urban area has 750,000 inhabitants. The metropolitan area has 1.3 million inhabitants.

It is made up of four different urban sections. To the north is the closely built old town on the peninsula between two modern harbours, with the Basilica of Saint Nicholas, the Cathedral of San Sabino (1035–1171) and the Hohenstaufen Castle built for Frederick II, which is now also a major nightlife district. To the south is the Murat quarter (erected by Joachim Murat), the modern heart of the city, which is laid out on a rectangular grid-plan with a promenade on the sea and the major shopping district (the via Sparano and via Argiro).

Modern residential zones surrounding the centre of the City, were built during the 1960s and 1970s replacing the old suburbs that had developed along roads splaying outwards from gates in the city walls. In addition, the outer suburbs developed rapidly during the 1990s. The city has a redeveloped airport named after Pope John Paul II, Karol Wojtyła Airport, with connections to several European cities. Wikipedia

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Photo Gallery of Walk 1 – Piazza Aldo Moro to Via Benedetto Petrone
Approximately 1.10 km –  0.68 miles

The walk starts in Piazza Aldo Moro – Via Sparano da Bari – Piazza Umberto I – Fontana Piazza Umberto I – Giardini di Piazza Umberto I – Via Sparano da Bari – Via Principe Amedeo – Via Sparano da Bari – Palazzo Mincuzzi, Via Sparano da Bari – Via Sparano da Bari – Via Nicolò Putignani – Via Sparano da Bari – Corso Vittorio Emanuele – Via Benedetto Petrone

Photo Gallery of Walk 2 – Strada S. Giuseppe to Chiesa di San Gregorio, Piazzetta 62 Marina
Approximately 1.02 km – 0.64 miles

The walk starts in Strada S. Giuseppe – Strada Bianchi-Dottula – Largo Albicocca – Strada Bianchi-Dottula – Corte Macario – Strada Attolini – Piazza Federico II di Svevia – Via Boemondo – Piazza Federico II di Svevia – Piazza Giuseppe Massari – Piazza Federico II di Svevia – Strada Attolini – Strada S. Giacomo – Piazza dell’Odegitria – Basilica Cattedrale Metropolitana di San Sabino, Piazza dell’Odegitria – Piazza dell’Odegitria – Piazzetta Bisanzio e Rainaldo – Strada del Carmine – Piazzetta 62 Marinai – Chiesa di San Gregorio, Piazzetta 62 Marinai

Photo Gallery of Walk 3 – Lungomare Imperatore Augusto to Corso Cavour
Approximately 2.85 km – 1.77 miles

The walk starts in Lungomare Imperatore Augusto – Piazza IV Novembre – Lungomare Araldo di Crollalanza – Molo S. Nicola – Piazza Eroi del Mare – Lungomare Araldo di Crollalanza – Largo Adua – Via Abbrescia – Lungomare Araldo di Crollalanza – walk back along  Lungomare Araldo di Crollalanza to Corso Cavour

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