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Address: Naples, Italy
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Shopping
Description: This part of Naples is considered the historic center of the city, which...
This part of Naples is considered the historic center of the city, which contains the Palazzo Reale and the splendid churches of Gesù Nuovo, San Lorenzo and Santa Chiara.
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Hotel Royal Continental was a great hotel and added to the special holiday we had.

Lots of shops, bars, coffee shops, with people willing to tell you about their city and what areas are best to visit. A trip to the Il Piccolo Museo of Cameos is really worth a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
maggy4321
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Prenton, United Kingdom

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

For all the history, architecture, culture and beauty of the area the one thing I will always remember is the graffiti, it is totally endemic, along with the litter and dog mess. Having said that I am glad I visited but someone needs to sort out the mess.

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Prenton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Lots of shops, bars, coffee shops, with people willing to tell you about their city and what areas are best to visit. A trip to the Il Piccolo Museo of Cameos is really worth a visit. to watch how these wonderful Cameos are hand crafted from shells. I enjoyed every minute I spent in this city and can't wait to... More 

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I loved the beautiful historic center of Napoli. UNESCO world heritage! But when I got back home, an unpleasent suprise was waiting for me: a ticket for entering the ZTL (zona trafico limitato) without knowing. 85€!!! I just found out that this happens quite often to tourists as it is difficult to read all the information on signs when driving... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

It is packed, it is lively and you need to keep a close eye on your bag or wallet, but it is completely worth the visit. This is the original heart of Naples and it still beats strongly and loudly. Here you will find interesting shops to poke about in, fishmongers selling to the locals and friendly cafes. This is... More 

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Paris
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The streets are old, sometimes dirty and narrow, sometimes empty and sometimes very crowded. The best way to to walk around without specific sites in mind to get a feel of the city life. This is not a sophisticated city, unlike Rome of Firenze. This is Southern Italy and the atmosphere is more casual.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Naples is a lot different than the other parts of Italy. It's more crowded, polluted, chaotic and energetic. You need to explore the streets to feel the lively atmosphere.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately, we had only one day in our very busy South of Italy itinerary to spend in this wonderful and warm city. There is so much to see there, if you actually concentrate on the sites and not on garbage and graffiti, though I do understand the feelings of people who were appalled by not too tidy streets. This city... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

You may assume that an Italian city with a governmental pizza authority would have it together. You would be WRONG. The city is a total dump and there is just no getting around it! The hotel staff clearly love their city and are unfazed because we were told that the historical center was beautiful! We squinted our eyes and kept... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Nel cuore di Napoli Almeno una volte all’anno ritorno a Napoli per un’immersione nella mia placenta. La città è oggi una donna trasandata, una volta bella, ma conserva luminosi occhi azzurri, posture ancora affascinanti, una voce calda, un profumo speziato. Giro per la città vecchia che mi ha visto ragazzo e ci riconosciamo subito, come sempre. La pescheria alla Pignasecca... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I love this place... There is magic in there. You will be able to feel the joy of the people in the streets mixed with musicians and absolutely delicious food (different types of restaurants). The crazy disorder of the city with this magical place makes you feel free and alive!

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Address: Naples, Italy
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples>  > Pendino

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