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Travel Blogs from Naples
... me. No, he’s not a war refugee—he actually was studying college in Dubai and before that he was a professional tennis player—he’s definitely got some interesting stories to tell. So when I tell Emaddine about my “Superhike” projects and he asks if he can join me, I’m more than happy to accept. I tell him of my plans to hike the Amalfi Coast, and he’s eager to join me for that… But first he says he wants to ...
Today we visited the lost city of Pompeii. It was really interesting because we saw the body casts of the people in the exact position they died. Mum, Dad and I saw the body cast of a pregnant woman, a dog and a person kneeling down. Not nice, but interesting.
There was also a house we saw that had a mosaic saying beware of dog and had a mosaic of a dog above it. The house had a water catcher ...
... a tour boat to the blue grotto. This grotto is a naturally lit glowing water cave. The blue glow is caused by deep underwater caverns which allow natural light to stream through the tunnels and up into the cave. The water is so deep that it glows unnaturally. Sooooo cool !!! We approached the cave in our larger wooden tourist boat and looking at the entrance realised we would not fit through. The dilemma was easily solved as men in little wooden boats rowed up alongside ...
... action, clothing and even facial expression of Pompeii residents when they died.
Before re boarding the ship, Nat and I ventured into Napoli to find and sample their legendary local pizza. Story has it, Naples invented pizza and its supposed to be the best. It was pretty good, but not jaw dropping, and of course the friendly restaurant owner even ripped us off a little (even considering service charge).
Back on the boat we hit the gym before dinner. Ah Italy, exactly how I remember ...
We arrived in Napoli airport, ducked through passport control and grabbed a cheap bus into Piazza Garibaldi. We needed to find Stazione Centrale and get the train down to Sorrento. We got a bit jipped by this man who 'offered' to take us to said train, then charged us €10 for it! Argh. Damn Italians! The train cost €4 for 1 hr ...
Other places to stay in Naples
Poggioreale, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Superb hotel at a wrong location
- Top Hotel
- Good value
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- A bit of culture in the real Italy !
- Brilliant hotel & location
- What a view!
Municipalita 2, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $131
Mercato, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $277
- Loved Naples,
- You better love marble
- You have to meet Luigi, simply the best Concierge
Municipalita 4, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $56
Municipalita 10, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $78
San Ferdinando, Naples | 5 star hotelfrom $256
- Not so Grand Vesuvio
- Grand Ole Dame that should have just died or gotten a serious make-over
- Nice room, but.....
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Not quite there.......
- A gem!
- Perfect location
Via Antiniana 15, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $75
Municipalita 4, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Chiaia, Naples | 5 star hotelfrom $172
Municipalita 2, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $100
Municipalita 2, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $107
Vicaria, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $66
Municipalita 4, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Excellent new hotel downtown Naples
- Modern hotel, very convenient location.
- Great hotel in Naples
San Ferdinando, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $100
Vicaria, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $52
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Vicaria, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $72
- Lovely Hotel
- Good location... for the area
- Value for money
Municipalita 2, Naples | 5 star hotelfrom $246
Fuorigrotta, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $102
Via Casarea, no 45, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Piazza Garibaldi 49, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $89