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Basilica San Nicola

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Address: Largo Abate Elia, 13, 70122 Bari, Italy
Phone Number: +39 080 573 7111
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Just your regular basilica

If you like old temples and christian buildings, you may find interesting this place. The decoration in the back is really nice. But otherwise it big, cold and just a temple.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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55 reviews 55 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

If you like old temples and christian buildings, you may find interesting this place. The decoration in the back is really nice. But otherwise it big, cold and just a temple.

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Timisoara, Romania
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Nice building style. We were there the Sunday before Easter and there were lots of people there listening to the sermon, they were also singing. It was a nice and relaxing atmosphere.

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Worth a quick visit. Part of the fun is finding your way around the small old streets and stopping for coffee and pastries etc.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

A beautiful place, do not miss it! Not only historical important, the architecture is impressive and a visit to the crypt with the grave of Santa is almost obligatory ;)

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Moscow, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Absolutely beautiful and inspiring with absolutely divine atmosphere. I could not give up smoking for many years and I had no one cigarette after praying there.

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Macomb, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We were there for a daily mass in Italian and it was quite powerful...The ceiliing paintings were quite beautiful as well

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Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Fantastic building but don,t be put off by the drab exterior! Go inside and take a look.Make sure that you visit the crypt where many people were praying at the tomb of the saint .

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

One of the most beautiful basilicas which I have seen. Several gentlemen were there to help you to learn of its history and importance to the city of Bari

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Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We enjoyed our visit to this historic place. It is very beautiful inside. Lots of beggers outside the basilica though.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Unfortunately being restored...difficult to see the outside,but very beautiful inside...waters edge,cool severe almost undecorated

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