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In the shade of the Vesuvius, coffee is not simply a “drink”, but an actual ritual. Here are the secrets and curiosities that revolve around the fabulous and aromatic world…
“O Maggio a Totò”: an entire month of events to celebrate fifty years after the death of the prince of laughter, the comedian Antonio de Curtis, in the art Totò,…
The processions and rituals of Holy Week, and curiosities about Easter in Naples. This year the festival falls on April 16 and brings air of spring and desire to innovate…
At Città della Scienza the biggest and most advanced 3D Planetarium in Italy. With a 20 meter diameter and 120 seats. To discover the great secrets of the universe. Upside…
Good Friday on Procida is a dream that is lived again and again each year: it’s hope that never dies, the magic of a procession that is repeated, participated, sore,…
The first interactive museum dedicated to the human body: 5,000 square meters and over 100 exhibits for a journey into the human body in three languages: Italian, English and Chinese…
BenBo: at Capodichino Airport the first capsule hotel in Italy A new format for hospitality in Naples Capodichino International Airport was created. It's called BenBo and it’s the first capsule…
The history of coral told by someone who has made it a reason for living The origins of gold production in Naples are ancient. Already in ancient Parthenope worked many…
Interview with Thomas Mazza, promoter of the candidacy of Torre del Greco coral art as a Unesco World Heritage Last November the proposal for Torre del Greco coral and cameo…
A journey through Neapolitan culture, entirely built on flavors, where food is considered first of all a moment of joy and sharing because, for certuries, there was very little of…
In twelve photo shots the bond between our city and the capital of the Asburg Empire. Thanks to the initiative of Generoso Di Meo and his cultural association 'Di Meo…
Among markets, children's events, installations, cultural and culinary tips. One of the most unique aspects of Christmas in Naples is that it lasts year-round! In fact, an area dedicated entirely…
An unique tour of one of the city’s most fascinating, historical neighbourhoods. For tourists wishing to explore the most authentic side of Naples.
The Egyptian section of Mann, the oldest in Europe, reopens after a hiatus of six years.
Mann’s director tells us about the lead-up to the reopening of its Egyptian Section and the importance of the collection for Southern Italy Why was re-opening the Egyptian Section so…
One of the most unique relationships of love and faith binds Naples to its Patron Saint: not only one of the most important symbols of the city, but also a…
Paintings, sculptures, mosaics and photographs decorate the metro stations: these Art Stations make this hidden underground metro museum complex one an exciting and unusual discoveries. Take any metro line and…
The two stylists chose Naples to celebrate their 30th anniversary and the city restyled its look with a pop vibe! For a whole weekend, from 7 -10 July, Naples was…
The Chiaia neighbourhood is studded with art galleries and boutiques, but it’s also the city’s prime night-life zone. Located just moments from the sea, it is the ideal place for…
A protected marine area of rare beauty in Posillipo that extends across little more than 41 hectares from Marechiaro to the Bay of Trentaremi: the Underwater Park of Gaiola. With…
Approximately forty days of events and initiatives to celebrate two illustrious members of Neapolitan history who contributed to elevating our city to the role of a splendid capital of culture,…
A fabulous event marking the opening of the offshore season, the result of the joint commitment of the Italian Yacht Club, the Capri Yacht Clun and the Aniene Rowing Club.…
Its tragic history and the dramatic testimonies handed down to us in the form of relics and archaeological excavations have made Vesuvius one of the most famous volcanoes in the…
Naples is known universally for its veneration of San Gennaro and the ‘blood miracle’ which, twice a year, attracts devotees and tourists from all over the world to the city.…
Interview with Laura Valente, musicologist and artistic director of ‘Positano Premia la Danza’. Ms. Valente takes us in discovery of the San Carlo Ballet School, the oldest in Italy. Naples…
There are seven castles in the city: Castel Nuovo, also known as Maschio Angioino, Castel Sant’Elmo, Castel Capuano, Castel dell’Ovo, Castello del Carmine, the one in Nisida and the fortress…
In Naples, where myth, legend and mystery blend together, the cult of the dead has assumed a picturesque, fairytale-like aura.
Nougat of the dead In keeping with Neapolitan tradition, on 2 November, ‘All Souls day, the locals prepare a special sweet treat known at the nougat of the dead.
For the most part, sport in Naples means football.
This month, Where takes you in discovery of Neapolitan musical traditions and Teatro San Carlo, the oldest opera house in Europe. As our tour guide we chose Neapolitan mezzo-soprano Patrizia…
Offering some of the most spectacular architecture and scenery in Italy and still, today, considered a natural film setting, the views of the Amalfi Coast served as a source of…
A timeless, magical Island bathed in blue, Capri is home to the Faraglioni and the crystalline waters of the sea. The best way to enjoy Capri’s seascape is to take…
Although a holiday in Naples is generally associated with art, culture and traditions, those who have chosen to spend their holidays in our city also have the option of dedicating…
If you love cinema or you just want to go in search of lesser-known corners of Naples, let yourself be guided by the mobile app NapoliMovieTour. The app will accompany…
The hill of Posillipo is one of the most romantic places in the city, an enchanting corner lined with sumptuous villas fronting the seashore and tucked away between trees, sloping…
In conjunction with the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival, featuring the latest film by Paolo Sorrentino entitled ‘Youth’, Capri will host a photographic exhibition dedicated to the Neapolitan Oscar award-winning…
A journey in discovery of the most evocative locations chosen for film settings. From the first film of the Lumière brothers to the latest box office successes. Naples, together with…
Welcome to Mergellina, a magnificent part of Naples in the Chiaia district located at the foot of the Posillipo hill. Sea-sprayed and celebrated throughout history for its beauty by artists…
Make way for the 21st annual May of the Monuments extravaganza, the most eagerly-awaited event on the Neapolitan spring calendar. An enthusiastic Nino Daniele, Councillor for Tourism and Culture of…
A welcome service offered by some sixty young people who have an in-depth knowledge of the city’s cultural assets and who speak several different languages (English, French, Spanish, Portoghese, Chinese,…