Fascinating places in Naples

Fascinating places in Naples

Many people claim that visiting Naples is quite a straightforward experience; you can either fall in love or totally dislike it. However I cannot think of a single reason why some someone can possible not like all the fascinating places in Naples. This city is about culture, glorious past, crystal-clear sea, adventurous trips to the volcanoes, delicious discovery of the first pizza and why not reliving the famous story of the Italian Mafia.Naples will definitely win you over and seduce you. I ca... [ read more ]

Naples and its surroundings

Naples and its surroundings

If you are lucky enough to have at your disposal more than just a few days to visit this amazing Italian city, then it would be a shame not to get to know better Naples and its surroundings as well. Just plan a one day visit outside of the city, take your backpack and some sandwiches and start discovering what is outside the city’s walls. How to get there The most efficient and less expensive way of getting to the desired destination would be by using the popular Circumvesuviana train, a p... [ read more ]

What to visit in Naples

What to visit in Naples

Naples is a place of contradiction and true charm, with simple, yet sophisticated people, alluring but dangerous landscapes and amazing however not that safe surroundings. Naples is most often than not a city difficult to define but absolutely impossible to ignore. If you get over the preconceptions people generally have about this breathtaking place, Naples will surely leave deep and long time imprints on your memory. It only takes an open mind and heart and rested eyes. Therefore let’s see w... [ read more ]

Where to stay in Naples

Where to stay in Naples

If you are thinking of where to stay in Naples, maybe it is better to first establish your budget. Bear in mind that the accommodation in Naples is definitely cheaper than the one in Rome or even that from the north of Italy, but so quality can vary quite a lot. If you are planning to visit Naples on low costs then you can expect low quality services like: poor breakfast in the morning with orange juice tasting more like powder than like fruits, lack of a shower stall in the bathroom (instead yo... [ read more ]

On the pizza trail in Naples

On the pizza trail in Naples

When enjoying a delicious slice of Italian pizza have you ever wondered where it comes from. Have it ever crossed your mind to ask yourself who is the inventor of this guilty pleasure and what makes it so special. Why do all people from all over the world know about this special dish and why is it so appreciated? Well, my dears, all your quests have come to an end as this article in going on the pizza trail in Naples, the place birth of this amazing dish. Pizza and the dark past What most of... [ read more ]

A short Guide to Capri

A short Guide to Capri

Capri is one of the most beautiful little islands in the Mediterranean. It was recognized as such back in Greek and then in Roman times. The name's origin is somewhat unknown. Some scholars lean towards three explanation. In Greek the word "kapros" means wild boar and indeed fossils of boars have been found on Capri. Others believe that it's origin lies in the Latin word "capresa" which means goat. Yet a third group believes that the name means "rocky" in Etruscan. History of Capri ... [ read more ]

Shopping day in Naples

Shopping day in Naples

A trip is never complete without a shopping session. A shopping day in Naples is what can make a holiday in this amazing city truly perfect. The idea is not to look only for the famous shops as I am sure you have them in your home town as well. The plan is to search for the authentic traditional gifts that will add a special flavor to your memories, not to speak about the large smile that will bring on the face of the dear ones receiving them. Therefore let’s start looking for the perfect pre... [ read more ]

Top 3 Restaurants in Naples

Top 3 Restaurants in Naples

  The Neapolitan cuisine is pretty much an emblem of the Italian one. Besides representing the birthplace of the very famous pizza, the dishes served in this region have all the ingredients of the specific Italian products: tomatoes, olive oil, eggplants, onion, garlic, oregano and the delicious home-made bread. The principal source of protein is represented by the seafood, with all its variety from clams and shrimp to octopus and mussels. Needless to mention the absolutely fantastic rest... [ read more ]

Wine tasting tour through Tuscany

Wine tasting tour through Tuscany

If you are sick and tired of the classic trips and you would like to try something different, then a wine tasting tour through Tuscany is exactly what you are looking for. Be it that you are a wine passionate, wanting to find out more about viticulture and the wine making process or you are a  novice, barely discovering how to taste and truly appreciate a good wine, a wine tasting tour though Tuscany will definitely open up your horizons. Despite the fact that after such an initiating trip, the... [ read more ]