06272017Tue

People

An interview with Gennaro Apicella, Concierge at the Belmond Hotel Caruso in Ravello and a member of the Golden Keys Association of Hotel Concierges in Campania. What is the strangest…
An interview with Domenico Iacono, Chief Concierge at the Parco Smeraldo Terme in Ischia and a member of the Golden Keys Association of Hotel Concierges in Campania. What is the…
An interview with Antonio Romano, Chief Concierge at the Golden Tulip Plaza in Caserta and a member of the Golden Keys Association of Hotel Concierges in Campania. What is the…
An interview with Giuseppe Raimondo, Chief Concierge at the Grand Hotel Oriente in Naples and a member of the Golden Keys Association of Hotel Concierges in Campania. What is the…
An interview with Paolo Cicatiello, Night Concierge at the Hotel Europa in Caserta and a member of the Golden Keys Association of Hotel Concierges in Campania. What is the strangest…
An interview with Gianni Cartiglia, Chief Concierge at the Grand Hotel Riviera in Sorrento and a member of the Golden Keys Association of Hotel Concierges in Campania Which is the…
Since 2013, he has been the Managing Director of Gesac SpA, the company that manages the International Airport of Naples. His arrival in Naples coincided with a significant upgrade of…
The sole administrator of ANM, the Neapolitan public transport company, Alberto Ramaglia divides his time between his family, his work and football, a sport whose team values inspire his management.…
Born in Naples in 1959, he started out as a photo-reporter. In 1999, he decided to dedicate himself to set photography. He has worked with several famous directors including Paolo…
Born and raised in Naples, Cristina has forty years experience in theatre and cinema. She has worked with Werner Schroeter, Enzo Moscato, Liliana Cavani, Pasquale Squitieri and Pappi Corsicato. In…
Naples in three adjectives. Hot-blooded, because, in the words of the author Libero Bovio: “This is a town where words, whether sweet or harsh, are always words of ‘love”; heart-rending…
How many people visit Paestum each year? Last year, 3,000 people visited the site but the number is growing. We are planning on conducting surveys on the origin of our…
What made you choose the career of a hotel concierge? I am the son of farmers and I wanted a better job. I started working abroad in the 1970s when…
Founded in France in 1929, Les Clefs d’Or is a Concierge Association that boasts a 45 country membership roster and more than 3,800 members. Its underlying motto is “Service through…
Naples in three adjectives? Three are too few to describe it! I would say friendly, chaotic, unpredictable, misunderstood, theatrical, artistic, harmoniously chaotic, cheerfully confident, unique and lots more. Naples in…
Founded in France in 1929, Les Clefs d’Or is a Concierge Association that boasts a 45- country membership roster and more than 3,800 members. Its underlying motto is “Service through…
How did you find the Museum on your arrival? Although the Mann was already an important reference point, it seemed to be cut off from the rest of the city.…
Naples in three adjectives? Ancestral, sensual and like an oxymoron. Naples in three snapshots? The historic centre seen from the hill of Petraio, Piazza Bellini at sunset, Nisida seen from…
Born in 1954, Naldi is the owner of the Renaissance Naples Hotel Mediterraneo, the President of Federalberghi Naples and the President of Sne, the Neapolitan School of Equitation. What is…
Neapolitan by birth, Laporta is a photo-reporter. He has used his images to depict scenes from major world conflicts working with prestigious agencies including Reuters. For the last five years…
They are a key figure of hotel hospitality and Where has decided to find out more about their role. This month, we talks to Anna Quarantiello, Front Office Manager of…
Born in 1977, he’s the Mayor of Herculaneum since 2015. A lawyer by trade his sees his political assignment as a means of showing his commitment and devotion to the…
Born in Naples 44 years ago, Rosario is an engineer by trade and a restaurateur by passion. An ambassador of Made in Naples in America, he is the owner of…
Marianna was born in 1980 in Porta Capuana in Naples. The chef of Ristorante Sud and a member of the Jeunes Restaurateurs d’Europe association, in 2012, she received her first…
Marianna was born in 1980 in Porta Capuana in Naples. The chef of Ristorante Sud and a member of the Jeunes Restaurateurs d’Europe association, in 2012, she received her first…
An art historian and the coordinator of Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano. Scholar of the artistic patronage of Cardinal Farnese, events related the work of Caravaggio and the collections of the Spanish…
Has served as the editor of the Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport-Stadio, in Rome and Il Mattino, also acting as the deputy editor of the Guerin Sportivo magazine.…
A professor of Classical Archaeology and the Director of the Postgraduate School of Archaeology in Matera, he is also the Superintendent of the archaeological area of Pompeii, Herculaneum and Stabia.
Has directed and anchored RAI Television’s news programs (TG2 and TG3), developing and hosting many programs on cultural and topical issues. A huge fan of Napoli and an aficionado of…
A professor of German languages and literature with an in-depth knowledge of the history of the Island of Capri, Renato Esposito is the Manager of the Gatto Bianco Hotel, symbol…
Aged just eighteen, in 1971 Gubitosi founded the Giffoni Children’s Film Festival (“Giffoni Experience”), in Giffoni Valle Piana. Since then, Gubitosi is the Festival’s artistic director.
Born in Naples in 1963, Patierno is a director, a set designer and a writer. At the David di Donatello Awards in 2004 he received a nomination for the best…
Chief Executive of Intrado, a consultancy agency for internationalization in China. An enthusiast of all things Chinese since she was a child, has managed to create an ideal trait d’union…
The Adler-Pelzer Group, through its holding “Eccellenze Campane”, is the official sponsor of the US pavilion at Expo 2015. We talked to Paolo Scudieri, chairman of the Adler Group.
A journalist, writer and artist. Formerly editor-in-chief of daily newspaper “Paese sera”, he has also held various positions at Italian broadcasting company RAI. His paintings and drawings have been exhibited…
LUISA CASTRO Born in Lugo, Galizia, in 1966, since 2012 she has been the director of the Istituto Cervantes in Naples. A writer, journalist and poet, aged just 19, she…
SANDRO CUOMO Nato a Napoli nel 1962, è un ex schermidore e velista. Gold medalist in fencing at the Atlanta Olympics in 1996 and bronze medalist at the Los Angeles…
“In life it is necessary to know how to make choices and I have made mine, it’s called Naples”. This is how Massimiliano Verde, a researcher, historian and promoter of…
In what other place is an active volcano reflected in the blue waters of the sea? In what other place do the islands blend in with the blue of the…
We asked Neapolitan photoreporter Mario Laporta from the Controluce Agency to enlighten readers of Where about the best way to immortalize Naples from above. This is what he told us.…
Rectangular in shape and located on the Decumanus Maggiore, Naples’ piazza Bellini is named after composer Vincenzo Bellini and extends as far as the boundary of the historic centre, enclosed…
Maurizio Di Stefano An engineer and an architect. Presidente of Scabec, the Campanian-based Association of Cultural Heritage and President for Italy of IcoMos, International Council on Monument and Sites. You…
In March, the Accademia di Belle Arti staged a performance of video mapping which ‘virtually’ animated the statue of Michelangelo’s David situated at the entrance to via Bellini. The installation,…
Samantha Cristoforetti: the first Italian woman to defy space studied in Pozzuoli
A display of more than 120 works that reconstruct the most important periods of figurative arts in the city, but also a venue for concerts and a focus on museum…
A coffee with… by Guglielmo Campajola, owner de La Caffettiera. This month, “A coffee with...” meets Carla della Corte, an icon of Neapolitan jewellery making since 1947. The daughter of…
A Rai television journalist, a professor of journalism and the brainchild behind ‘Napoli Strit Festival’, Ettore De Lorenzo is the author of “Quando avevo vent’anni”, a book targeted at young…
Curated by Guglielmo Campajola, owner of ‘La Caffettiera’. This month, a ‘Coffee with…’ encounters Carlo Palmieri, President of the Fashion Section of the Union of Industrialists in Naples and Managing…
Despite having published dozens of novels and short stories translated into six languages, his rise to fame still continues to surprise him. The father of ‘Police Commissioner Ricciardi”, he also…
A complete map of underground network, urban railway system including other informations to discover Naples by Metro and Funicular.