How not to fall in love with Naples? This city welcomes its tourists in a very special way. Here you can not only feel simple visitors, but locals. People are warm, they cause you to want to stay forever.
Naples is one of the most visited cities in the world and among the most famous in Italy. It is celebrated on par with Rome and Milan for its history and culture, but above all for its beauty, which has no equal.
The unmissable places of the Neapolitan city
Coming to visit the city is difficult, because how do you choose what to visit first? After all, the places of interest are many and it is really difficult to make a ranking even for us.
Tourism is one of the focal points of the city, which every year welcomes millions of travellers from all over the world. Recently, it was home to an episode of Sense8, the famous TV series Netflix.
Dolce & Gabbana often set their commercials here; Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke, star of the Throne of Swords, were welcomed by the city in a superb way, with the warmth that only Neapolitans know how to grant.
We wrote for you a mini guide, but keep in mind that the places of this city are really many: choose some at the expense of others saddened us a lot! Let's see together which are the places that should be absolutely visited.
Spaccanapoli: The city's focal point, discovering Neapolitan uses
- Spaccanapoli: Probably the most important point of the city. This neighborhood is the real Napoli. Here you can admire many monuments, know the customs and customs of Naples, buy fish at the market, visit the various workshops of artisans… it's all done strictly by hand. The attention of Neapolitans for details is known to all. Among the places of interest, we recommend you to stop at the cloister of the Clarisse and the monastery of Santa Clara;
- Piazza del Plebiscito: the most famous square and symbol of the city. Here you can stop to admire the aesthetics of the Royal palace and the Church of San Francesco di Paola. The greatest expression of Neapolitan art is depicted in this square. A must visit;
- The Angevin male: Located just before the Piazza del Plebiscito, this castle has a secular history and a world significance. The new Castel was built in the Angevin kingdom. The five towers rise upward; We advise you to stop to study the triumphal arch, which joins the Watchtower and the Middle tower;
The Underground city: looking for the past
- The underground of Naples: made a dutiful premise, that this place should be avoided like the plague if you suffer the cramped spaces, the dungeons are a part of the city to visit. You can join the two-hour tour, where you will be guided to the various alleys of the dungeons. The most famous use dates back to the Second World War: Thanks to the underground, during the bombing here the Neapolitans found a safe haven. The Neapolitan subsoil is one of the most fascinating and historically cultural points of the city.