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Phlaegrean Area

Situated in the volcanic coastal area known as the Phlegrean Fields, surrounded on three sides by the sea, the Rione Terra was the first inhabited area in Pozzuoli. Founded on…
The name ”Phlaegrean Fields” refers to the vast area of a volcanic nature lying north-west of Naples (the word “Phlagrean” comes from Greek and means “fiery”).