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Chiesa di San Giovanni a Carbonara

Via San Giovanni a Carbonara, 80010 Naples, Italy
+39 081 295873
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Ranked #9 of 222 attractions in Naples
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Lisbon, Portugal
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

this church has a magnificent late gothic tomb, floors are covered with majolica, the staircases leading to the main enntrance are a true symbol of harmony and baroque atmosphere. Not to be missed

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Trento, Italy
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

It took me a soap opera for me to visit this jewel in the otherwise impossible place where I was born

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Glendale, California
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154 reviews 154 reviews
73 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

Almost across the street from our hotel, this medieval complex is not t be missed. Renaissance tombs for two of the Caracciolo are reminiscent of the Medici tombs by Michelangelo in Florence (albeit without the spectacular renaissance architectural elements). But not to be missed are the much earlier tombs and altars that adorn this church, including two extensive though not... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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101 reviews 101 reviews
40 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

This place is a gem. Founded in 1343 by Augustines and then restored and enlarged by French( Angevins) , and later Tuscans and Lombards and later Spaniards ( and more, see the tour books) the place retains the sacredness, grandness and imprint of them all. Refreshing and light.

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