Travel Blogs from Caserta, Italy

Sort by Newest Best first

Rome to Capua, Capua, Italy travel blog

Rome to Capua

A travel blog entry by jonmatters

This is a top pick!
53

... 1000 feet over the surrounding area, where I stayed until night fell. I really do appreciate a good view. The historic royal palace in Caserta, right next to Capua, was a must-see before I left the area. It is closed on Tuesdays, so I didn’t get to ...

Versailles of Italy, Caserta, Italy travel blog

Versailles of Italy

A travel blog entry by globetrekker

12

Caserta, ITALY Only 1 hour by car north of Naples lies the sumptuous and elegant palace of Caserta. Parts of the palace interior were seen in "The Phantom Menace" by George Lucas. It was raining intermittently this Saturday morning in Naples. I got ...

CASERTA PALACE & GARDENS, Caserta, Italy travel blog

CASERTA PALACE & GARDENS

A travel blog entry by linarogers

1
12

... meat. I tried to eat as little as I could!! Wednesday, October 22, 2014 After packing, breakfast and a big chat we left for Caserta which is south of Cisterna but further inland than Naples. We have been told a bit about how dirty and dangerous it is but ...

..., Caserta, Italy travel blog

...

A travel blog entry by rbartorillo

5

... I left my address hoped for the best. Had breakfast (Cornetto and juice) at the hotel, then we hopped the first train to Caserta (about 30 minutes away). We caught a glimpse of the Royal Palace pulling into the station. With full packs on our backs we ...

Royal Palace at Caserta & town of Casertavecchia, Caserta, Italy travel blog

Royal Palace at Caserta & town of Casertavecchia

A travel blog entry by ambough

25

... most recent set of Star Wars films, in particular the entry staircase leading to the first (main) floor level. Casertavecchia ("old Caserta") is the original, ancient hilltown about 5 miles from the modern day town. It was founded in the middle ages ...

Rest in Caserta, Caserta, Italy travel blog

Rest in Caserta

A travel blog entry by jkromp

5

Hi all - Here are some pictures from Caserta.  It was a great stay with Jason and Dave.  Not too much in town, but a much needed break along the way.. ...

1187. Must Reach the Train Station (Italy 164), Recale, Italy travel blog

1187. Must Reach the Train Station (Italy 164)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

1

Day 071: 2.3 kms, 2 hours—day total: 31.3 kms After Macerata, I plunge back into the darkness, hoping Recale and my train station won't be too far off. Luckily I make it in good time and am able to take a nice little stroll through the heart of ...

1161. Other Side of the Tracks (Italy 138), Casapesenna, Italy travel blog

1161. Other Side of the Tracks (Italy 138)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

2

Day 065: 1 hour, 3.0 kms Here there are actually 3 towns snuggled right next to each other, and south of the track I'm immediately in another "C" town, Casapesenna.  Here I have no trouble finding the narrow plaza with a sculpture of some giant ...

1181. Unfinished Business up North (Italy 158), San Marco Evangelista, Italy travel blog

1181. Unfinished Business up North (Italy 158)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

4

... —I’ve got 4 disconnected segments of my "Superhike" that need to be connected to each other… And I have to reach Caserta, my one last “must see” spot of this region… So that’s where I’m headed today. I catch ...

1164. Sprint to the Finish (Italy 141), San Marcellino, Italy travel blog

1164. Sprint to the Finish (Italy 141)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

1

Day 065: 1 hour, 1.0 kms It's getting dark as I head on south to my next town, along a busy little Main Street and then up a side street to a little plaza where I have a peaceful strum.  I’d better start looking for a way to get back to ...

Recuperation before the start of my program, Caserta, Italy travel blog

Recuperation before the start of my program

A travel blog entry by mjspags

7

... it on a nice spring or summer day when the flowers are all in bloom and it is not raining.  Other than Caserta, I mostly just relaxed- watched movies in Riccardo's movie theatre and strolled around Arnara. It was a great way to relax and recuperate ...

On a trouvé la Casa Colizza, Galluccio, Italy travel blog

On a trouvé la Casa Colizza

A travel blog entry by mguay

Cet arrêt n'était pas prévu mais c'est quand Patricia a vu le panneau annonçant cette ville qu'elle s'est rappelé que ses ancêtres possédaient un "château" qui est partiellement détruit. En demandant, nous avons réussi à voir "La Casa ...

1163. Being Invited for Coffee (Italy 140), Frignano, Italy travel blog

1163. Being Invited for Coffee (Italy 140)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

3

... teacher—but he still prefers to talk to me in Italian, only switching English when I get really stuck.  Here in Italy nobody seems amazed or flattered to hear me speaking in Italian, as they do in Morocco when I speak Moroccan Arabic.  ...

1160. Soaking in the Winter Sun (Italy 137), Casal di Principe, Italy travel blog

1160. Soaking in the Winter Sun (Italy 137)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

8

Day 065: 2 hours 6.0 kms It's a sunny winter day, and that means that all the retired guys head outside to chat together on the sunny side of the street—quite a cheerful, noisy sight.  When I reach a little plaza I figure I don’t want ...

Piacere di conocerti or nice to meet you:), Caserta, Italy travel blog

Piacere di conocerti or nice to meet you:)

A travel blog entry by breezyweezy

15

... better than mayonnaise. Butter is better! It took us about 4 hours to drive through the Italian countryside to our hotel in Caserta. When I was doing my planning I was hoping we could check in there and take a breather before heading out to Pompeii ...

Dag 7 - Caserta, Caserta, Italië travel blog

Dag 7 - Caserta

A travel blog entry by xaviereningrid

Hier kunnen we kort over zijn.. Enorm paleis.. Maar ...

Day 6: Rome – Monte Cassino – San Giov, Monte Cassino, Italy travel blog

Day 6: Rome – Monte Cassino – San Giov

A travel blog entry by bobbieguerra

1

... with its villas and vineyards. During your drive, your tour escort will explain the spiritual, historical, and cultural overview of Italy, which will help to orient you to this beautiful country and prepare you for all that you will experience in the ...

1158. Hoping for a Boring Hike (Italy 135), Villa Literno, Italy travel blog

1158. Hoping for a Boring Hike (Italy 135)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

2

               Day 065: 3 hours, 3.0 kms   Days like yesterday shouldn't come too often.  You can only enjoy so many absolutely spectacular views, and then, well, ...

On part en direction des Pouilles, Galluccio, Italie travel blog

On part en direction des Pouilles

A travel blog entry by mguay

3
8

Carole et Daniel partent de leur côté pour se rendre en train à Venise tandis que nous prenons possession de notre auto de location, une Citroën Picasso. Note importante pour voyages futurs: s'assurer que la nouvelle destination qu'on ...

1171. Reaching another Cluster (Italy 148), Marcianise, Italy travel blog

1171. Reaching another Cluster (Italy 148)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

7

Day 066: 4 hours, 7.0 kms I'm still amazed by my unforgettable impromptu concert for the roadside prostitutes… although now that I think of it, I really shouldn’t have shaken their hands at the end… those hands have surely done some ...

1165. Bonus Town by Accident (Italy 142), Trentola - Ducenta, Italy travel blog

1165. Bonus Town by Accident (Italy 142)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

1

Day 065: 1 hour, 2.0 kms From San Marcellino I head straight east towards Aversa where there's both a train station and a subway station to Napoli.  But along the way I pass what is definitely a City Hall with a board giving the town announcement ...

1162. Roadside Shop Town (Italy 139), Villa di Briano, Italy travel blog

1162. Roadside Shop Town (Italy 139)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

2

Day 065: 2 hours, 2.0 kms Villa di Bruno is pretty much just a one street town, lined at first with Chinese shops and miscellaneous stores, and then, in the heart of it the typical family forts with giant arched entrances.  But up one side alley I ...

1183. Magnificent Extravagance (Italy 160), Caserta, Italy travel blog

1183. Magnificent Extravagance (Italy 160)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

40

... whenever I want to visit the most beautiful, photo worthy spots it starts raining—first on the Amalfi Coast and now in Caserta. But I'm not going to let that dampen my adventure… after taking refuge in a supermarket for a little bit, I head ...

About  Old roads and Gladiators, Capua, Italy travel blog

About Old roads and Gladiators

A travel blog entry by richard.wolters

2
42

... . The road was constructed around 300 BC and was used for more than 500 years to transport the Roman armies across the south of Italy to Brindisi where ships would take them to their destinations. The first Section of 200 km runs to Capua, one of the ...

1159. Ruins… sort of (Italy 136), San Cipriano d'Aversa, Italy travel blog

1159. Ruins… sort of (Italy 136)

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

2

Day 065: 1 hour, 3.0 kms Supposedly I did my research this time and there's supposed to be one town after another all the way back to Napoli.  But after a long open stretch of countryside, I start getting suspicious and I veer off to the north. ...

When Can I Move In?, Caserta, Italy travel blog

When Can I Move In?

A travel blog entry by dafein10

10

... from Napoli brought me to the quaint town that is Caserta. Far from quaint however, is the Reggia Vanvitelliana...the Palace of Caserta, which can most aptly be described as colossal. (I want to say palatial, but I suppose that's a given!) So just ...

Casserta, Caserta, Italy travel blog

Casserta

A travel blog entry by lisaferrara

Caserta ...

Sort by Newest Best first