Articles Tagged ‘Naples’

Things to Do in Naples

Things to Do in Naples March 15, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Deciding what to do when traveling is often one of the most challenging parts of planning a vacation in Italy. I pour through books, read countless articles online and tend to ask friends or on Twitter for restaurant recommendations and insider tips. Since I discovered NileGuide, I’ve found the...

Webcams in Naples, Italy

Webcams in Naples, Italy February 23, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
When I was younger there was nothing I loved more than going to the bookstore, grabbing as many travel books as I could carry and finding a cozy spot to flip through the pages, getting lost in the beautiful photographs and dreaming of traveling one day. Now with webcams around the world, it’s just...

Buon San Valentino from Napoli!

Buon San Valentino from Napoli! February 13, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Although you might not think of romance when it comes to the Napoli Sotterranea, the labyrinth of passageways that lie under the city of Naples, that is where I found this beautiful sentiment scratched into the wall along with generations of graffiti … “Life without love is a desert.”...

Photo Friday: Window into Naples

Photo Friday: Window into Naples June 25, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
By Laura Thayer Last month Jessica Spiegel from the WhyGo Italy Travel Guide stopped by my personal blog, Ciao Amalfi!, and wrote about Finding “Real” Italy in Venice & Naples. Jessica visited Naples for the first time last year and was smitten. I love reading about her experiences...

Photo Friday: Evening Light in Piazza Plebiscito

Photo Friday: Evening Light in Piazza Plebiscito June 18, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
By Laura Thayer   I love taking photographs for a myriad of reasons, and find it hard to leave the house without a camera. You just never know when you’ll happen across something unforgettable – a glimmer of light, a cascade of colors in a street market, an impromptu street performance or...

Five Questions with Bonnie from NapoliUnplugged.com

Five Questions with Bonnie from NapoliUnplugged.com June 18, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
There’s no better way to get the sense of a place than from people who live there – who walk the streets and absorb the vibrancy of local traditions. That’s precisely the Local Flavor that I hope to present here on the Naples Local Flavor Blog. To share more about life in Naples, I...

Naples Spotlight: Romeo Hotel

Naples Spotlight: Romeo Hotel June 4, 2010 | Hotels, What's New | Read More
Thanks to the wonderful world of Twitter (you can follow me @NG_Naples), I was introduced just recently to a fabulous hotel in Naples called the Romeo Hotel. This is one of those rare hotels that is so achingly beautiful that it makes me wish (just a little) that I didn’t live so close to Naples....

Events in Naples – June 2010

Events in Naples – June 2010 June 3, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
  Are your travels taking you to Naples, Italy this month? Great news! There’s a lot to do in Naples in June, and the beautiful spring weather makes being out and about all the more enjoyable. Here’s a look at some of the events going on in Naples this month: Napoli Film Festival, June 5th-11th,...

The Azzurri go to the World Cup 2010 South Africa!

The Azzurri go to the World Cup 2010 South Africa! May 27, 2010 | Events | Read More
It’s just about time for the 2010 FIFA World Cup to kick off in South Africa, and that’s no small matter for a calcio (soccer) crazed country like Italy. Soon the Azzurri, as the Italian national team is called referring to their bright blue jerseys, will be heading off to South Africa for...

Visiting the National Archaeological Museum in Naples

Visiting the National Archaeological Museum in Naples May 10, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
For travelers coming to Naples to discover the city’s rich ancient history and archaeology, one of the highlights will be stepping through the front doors of the National Archaeology Museum (Museo Archeologico Nazionale). Inside is housed one of the world’s finest collections of ancient art....