Travel Blogs from Naples
... Il Postino and The Talented Mr Ripley..Now I will have to watch them again after roaming the streets all day. Ah..and while roaming, I finally bought a few things.. a fab dress and a necklace!
I walked from the Port/Marina Grande to Marina Corricella, which is an ancient fisherman's village, only accessible by the 'procidan stairways'..free from traffic noise. Here is the picturesque scenario between multi-colored ...
... by toxic gas and boiling mud, which, as it solidified, prevented their collapse. Subsequently sealed under an airtight layer of volcanic rock, the partially excavated town still has many buildings with upper stories intact and frescoes and mosaics in an excellent state of preservation.
We arrived back in Naples mid afternoon and spent some time checking out electrical shops for either a Canon charger or a USB cable to mini USB. Finally defeated, we ...
We just did not feel safe. At some points scared - especially when walking pasts groups of suspect people..
We finally made it to our hotel.Luckily it was only just around the corner and it was a nice place.
We went in the door way and we were greeted by a lovely man. He was singing christmas carols, which would get stuck in my head all afternoon!! He talked to us a bit about Naples history - about how Naples was a major major city back in the day - ...
After a scary entry through the slums of the city we thought we could have been in Morocco, Turkey or even India dodging bikes, pedestrians & cars - Noel did an almighty job without a collision!! Max at the Hotel made us very welcome in this vibrant city & explained why we saw bags of rubbish piled up on the highway coming in - collection workers strike, thank ...
Day 20 – Naples and Pompeii
Decided to get up a bit earlier as we wanted to see if there was a way of getting to Pompeii without paying the outrageously high charges for the ship organized excursions. After a bit of too-ing and froing at the information office we were pretty sure we knew how to get there. Take tram no1 to Central Station, catch the train (direction – ...
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Other places to stay in Naples
Tech Center/Littleton, Naples | 3 star villafrom $86