Naples

How to explore Pompeii & Herculaneum

How to Explore Pompeii & Herculaneum

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for details. What is Pompeii? Pompeii is an ancient city found near Naples, frozen in time, and unique in the sheer scale of it. From its beginnings in 600BC, Pompeii was a thriving city and commercial centre with a population … Read More

Escape to the Amalfi Coast

Escape to the Amalfi Coast, Southern Italy

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for details. Escape to the Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy Who hasn’t heard of the Amalfi Coast? A stunning stretch of coastline in southern Italy, with picture perfect villages that overlook the Tyrrhenian Sea. Just looking at the photos of … Read More

Local Legends of Naples - The Blood Miracle of St Januarius

Local Legends: The Blood Miracle of San Gennaro – Naples

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for details. Local Legends of Naples: The Blood Miracle of San Gerrano Italians are a superstitious lot… and the Neapolitans are certainly no exception! A perfect example is the Blood Miracle of San Gennaro. Januarius I of Benevento … Read More

Interesting and Fun Facts about Naples, Italy

Interesting and fun facts about Naples, Italy

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for details. The Best Day Trips you can do from Naples, Italy I know I’ve written about things to do and see in Naples, but what are the top fun facts about Naples that most people wouldn’t know? Here are 29 … Read More

What you need to know before going to Naples

What You Need to Know Before Going to Naples

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for details. What You Need to Know Before Going to Naples Naples is wonderfully complex and full of paradoxes. It is loud, dirty, full of amazing food and experiences, the streets are filled with graffiti but go inside … Read More

What to do in the City of Naples

What You Can do in the City of Naples

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for details. What You Can Do in the City of Naples Naples is best known for being dirty, hectic and full of pick pockets. But what most people don’t know about this ancient city that sits under Mount Vesuvius in … Read More