Residence Lungomare Napoli
Travel Blogs from Naples
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We are staying in the oldest part of Naples in a small boutique hotel the Palazzo Decumani. The barman is a very elegant 90 and reminiscent of Manuel from Fawlty Towers. The job is completely beyond him and he copes by just giving you what he think you should be drinking and yelling at anyone who dares to question him. Too funny.......
Napoli is the king of pizza and we have had to add this ...
... at lease not for the gate we had arrived at! I left the plane almost performing a small jig with my eagerness to be off, and my impatience with the presence of other people that always makes exiting a plane a slow process and did my very best speed walk as soon as I was able only to be so very dismayed to discover that to get to my baggage and waiting friends (have I mentioned yet my waiting friends? The fact that for the first time in so many months I am to have the ...
... us off at our hotel we freshened up and headed up to their apartment for a "last dinner" and a few drinks then back to ours to bed. That concludes the first week of Italian adventures! So far we have had fun and we had discovered a few places we wont go back to but overall the first week was a pretty good start. We can't wait until we get to Tuscany! The countryside hasn't been as scenic as some other countries we have visited but we are hoping it will get better from here! Lots of ...
... I found were a small house just outside the city walls, housing some beautiful, well preserved frescoes; a house containing a fresco of Priapus, god of fertility, very obviously weighing his, ah… fertility; and a courtyard with several rather gruesome casts of ash victims, hands still raised in the position in which they died (the teeth and skull of one is still visible, preserved beneath the ash). While wandering around I met more Australians than I’d met anywhere ...
... It was my turn to answer questions.
Let me start this segment with a disclaimer/excuse. On most game shows, the host will rotate the person or couple that starts the round. On the real Newlywed Game, Bob Eubanks (is that his name?) started the "where was the last place you made whoopee" questions with a different couple each time. This is important because some people don't have a brain in their head, and they repeat the answers of the person who went ...
Other places to stay in Naples
Chamberi, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $76
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
- Convenient Location but Gr…
- Where is the water?
Mercato, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Cool & clean
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $277
- Great location
- Loved Naples,
- You better love marble
Via Antonio Beccadelli 41, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Municipalita 4, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $56
San Ferdinando, Naples | 5 star hotelfrom $256
- Old fashioned grand
- Not so Grand Vesuvio
- Grand Ole Dame that should have just died or gotten a serious make-over
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Not quite there.......
- A gem!
- Perfect location
Via Antiniana 15, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $75
Chiaia, Naples | 5 star hotelfrom $172
Municipalita 4, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Municipalita 2, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $100
Vicaria, Naples | 3 star hotelfrom $66
- Good place to spend the ni…
- Very friendly and helpful …
Municipalita 2, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $107
Municipalita 4, Naples | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Contemporary Business Clas…
- Excellent new hotel downtown Naples
- Modern hotel, very convenient location.
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