A long road runs through here which is full of upmarket shops. There are side streets full of restaurants too. Pretty area and very busy when we visited. But not the atmosphere of the centro storico. Could have been any big European city.
So Chiaia is the "posher" neighbourhood of Naples located just behind the Piazza del Plebiscito and closest to the sea. It is clearly well maintained and rather expensive as it doesn't feel like you are in Naples. It is not chaotic or noisy. Great for a little stroll with…
People are looking for Relaxation in luxury place in Naples have to stay in the charm Chiaia. Amazing see scene and luxury hotels in front of the sea and great walk area.
This is probably the best area of Naples in terms of pure hedonism. Very clean, fashionable, and open to fresh sea air all the time. Quite a contrast to the Spanish quarter, for instance. Lovely architecture.
Much enjoyed a day walking around this end of Naples. Recommend the central post office, relic of international trade and Mussolini, a fine design not much defaced. Lots of small shops and restaurants. Particularly liked Marte, jewellers of Via Chiaia 41 - substantial stuff in…