Bari, is located in Puglia, a region of southern Italy facing Montenegro and Albania. It boasts a pleasantly sunny promenade, with palm trees and wide avenues, with designer shops and excellent quality restaurants. And its enchanting medieval town is so atmospheric that it could be the setting for a particularly romantic version of "Romeo and Juliet" with its balconied houses, pretty courtyards, Baroque and Romanesque churches, chapels, shops and courtyards. Bari is increasingly popular as a cruise port. The lines of major ships, including P&O, Costa, Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruises. This is a guaranteed port to offer a memorable day on land - and even if you plan to return for a longer visit.