Naples & Mount Vesuvius

Above Naples (Campania, Italy).



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Naples at night

Naples (Campania, Italy) at night. In the photos:

  • Palazzo Reale di Napoli / Royal Palace of Naples,
  • Galleria Umberto I – a shopping centre with restaurants,
  • Teatro di San Carlo / San Carlo Theatre – the oldest opera house in Italy,
  • Castel Nuovo (New Castle) / Maschio Angioino (Angevin Keep) – from 13th century, here Pope Celestine V resigned as pope in 1294,
  • Castel dell’Ovo (Egg Castle) and Borgo Marinari.


Palazzo Reale di Napoli, Piazza del Plebiscito, 1, 80132 Napoli NA, Italy

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Galleria Umberto I, Via San Carlo, 15, 80132 Napoli NA, Italy

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Teatro di San Carlo, Via San Carlo, 98, 80132 Napoli NA, Italy

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Castel Nuovo, Via Vittorio Emanuele III, 80133 Napoli NA, Italy

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Castel dell’Ovo, Via Eldorado, 3, 80132 Napoli NA, Italy

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Sacred Naples


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Naples: Vomero Hill

Vomero – a is district of Naples (Campania, Italy), located on a hill, with three funiculars. The name comes from the Italian vomerethe blade of a plough, and it is connected to its former main agricultural function. Vomero used to be called the Broccoli Hill.

Sights / Things to do in Vomero:

  • Castel Sant’Elmo – medieval fortress from 14th century, now: museum of the 20th century,
  • Certosa di San Martino – former monastery complex, located at the highest point (251 m), today: National Museum of San Martino, with the biggest in the world collecion of presepi (nativity scenes),
  • Villa Floridiana – with Duca di Martina National Museum of Ceramics,
  • many churches,
  • beautiful views to Naples, Vesuvius and Gulf of Naples.


Vomero, Naples, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy

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Castel Sant’Elmo, Via Tito Angelini, 20/A, 80129 Napoli NA, Italy

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Certosa e Museo di San Martino, Largo S. Martino, 5, 80129 Napoli NA, Italy

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Duca di Martina National Ceramic Museum at Villa Floridiana, Via Domenico Cimarosa, 77, 80127 Napoli NA, Italy

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⛭ Weather in Naples


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Naples

Naples’ tradition of presepi


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