Naples and surroundings

San Gregorio Armeno

Via San Gregorio Armeno (The Road of the Shepherds) is known around the world as the exhibition center of the craft shops are located here now that all year carry figurines for nativity scenes, both canonical and original (usually every year more eccentric craftsmen realize statues with likeness of characters that topical perhaps have distinguished themselves in a positive or negative during the year).

Exposures real start in the period around the holiday season, usually from early November to 6 January.

Naples Underground

A city to discover.

A dozen feet deep, below the typical voices of the streets of the historic center, there is a world apart: uncharted, silent is the great Neapolitan underworld.

Fontanelle cemetery

Unique and unrepeatable that reveals the unique, quirky, very close relationship with the death of the Neapolitan people. Here the sacred and the profane, magic and religion come together in the sign of the souls in purgatory, said ‘’pezzentelle’’.

National Museum

Monastery of St. Chiara

Literary café

The Tradition of Coffee History of Naples, is the Rule of Three C: “Warm, full, comfortable.”

Coffee is the symbol of Naples in the World. Do not speak of a drink, we talk about excellence, a ritual, a concentrated flavor and aroma that is consumed in three or four sips.

One of the most charming places where savor it is in the area of Literary Caffe in Old Town.

Square of Gesù Nuovo

Spaccanapoli

“Spaccanapoli” is the most famous street of the capital of Campania: originally built by the Greeks, is so named because it literally “Chop” the city in two, starting with the ‘’Quartieri spagnoli’’ to ‘’Forcella’’.

Palace of Capodimonte

A marvel that dominates NAPOLI: the Royal Palace houses one of the most interesting museums in Italy.

Naples and His Gulf

This wonderful Gulf grows between Punta Campanella to the Sorrento Peninsula and Capo Miseno, in one of the most beautiful areas of the region and the whole of Italy. Wonderful beaches and silver rocks frame blue waters and amazing every year millions of tourists.

The four castles to visit

Castel Capuano
Age of Norman, has undergone over the centuries many interventions of transformation and restoration. From the fortress, was turned into a royal residence, then became the seat of the judiciary.

Castel Sant’Elmo
It stands majestically on the hill of Vomero. It dates back to 1329, when the Angevin wanted to implement a new defensive tool. The plan is a 6-pointed star and along the top of the ramparts there are wide corridors still viable.

Castel Nuovo
Also known as “Angevin” of the Middle Ages and Renaissance is one of the symbols of Naples.
Is located in Piazza Municipio

Castel dell’Ovo
The oldest in town, absolutely outstanding element of the Gulf of Naples. It is located on the island of imposing Megaris two rocks joined by a large natural arch.

Posillipo

Overlooking a nature, culture and poetry …
One of the most charming and prestigious areas.
The beautiful villas, downhill to the sea, the ridges over the blue…
All this and has breathtaking views make it a must see.

’Parco di Gaiola’’, ‘’Palazzo Donn’Anna’’ and ‘’Scoglione Di Marechiaro’’

It is a beautiful marina area, between the coasts of Posillipo.

The rocky ridges and cliffs of the Neapolitan Yellow Tuff remodeled from the sea and the wind, clad in the colors of the Mediterranean, gives views of rare beauty, it is recommended to visit by boat or raft.

The University of Naples Federico II, the most ancient in Europe

Is the main University of Naples, one of the most important in Italy and in Europe: the oldest secular and state university of the world.

Via Toledo

Pompei

Ercolano

Vesuvio