Travel Blogs from Naples
Today we were awakened by the sound of thunder. There was no rain at the time but there were clouds and noise. We arrived in Naples shortly after we got out of bed.
We met in Cabanas again before our excursion. Then off to the Walt Disney Theater for our meeting time.
We then boarded our bus and rode to the base of Mt Vesuvius where we switched to 4 wheel drive vehicles that took us up a bumpy, windy dirt road to 1000 feet where we hiked an additional ...
... br> With plans to visit at least one castle and a few museums, I got up early and had a croissant and espresso for breakfast, standing up, in a tiny bar just around the corner from the place I’d stayed. My host Tamara showed me the way to the funicular railway for getting up to the hilltop Castel Sant’Elmo, overlooking the whole of Naples. On the way to the funicular station we had a quick peek into an apartment building, the ground storey of which was built in the ...
When I closed the door of my house, about a month ago I knew that I
would have been a bit different from now, I knew I would have learnt
something more but yes, I'm surprised that I've (also) deeply understood
and felts 2 songs, which are "Imagine" - John Lennon and "Redemption
Song" - Bob Marley
I've visited many places, done some km (about 7000), I've
had some food which I'm not sure what it was but the best I've met is
... s a great guide, and I can recommend it to anyone visiting the site. (He also has ones for most major cities in Europe, but I haven't had a chance to try those yet).
I could easily fill a dozen blogs just with information about Pompeii, so I'll try and just keep it to a quick overview. Pompeii and Herculaneum were thriving Ancient Roman port cities, right up until the 24th of August 79AD. On that day, the great mountain, Vesuvius, erupted ...
... names are Anne, so less for us to remember! We don't win the trivia, but do get along famously. They like the fact that we have trivia from the last twenty years! Bob used to be an airline pilot, but both couples are very well travelled and have each visited over sixty countries......they have lots of stories to share. We end up having dinner with them in the dining room and having a great night. We will definitely try to make the trivia again to be part of this ...
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