Established by Etruscans and Greeks, some of the most revealing Roman ruins
are found in Campania, particularly Naples and Paestum. Through the chaos of
poverty, crime, and unemployment, Naples, the centerpiece of the region,
offers an boisterous charm that's hard to resist. Breathtaking views of the
Amalfi coastline and the imposing figure of Vesuvius provide this region
with unforgettable scenery.
mt. vesuvius and i
My driver took me up the volcano to a point from where one had to walk the rest of the way. I looked toward the top and knew that my body was never going to agree to take me there... but, fate had other plans.
Join Susan on a vacation that includes a cooking class with an award-winning cookbook author, field trips to nearby towns, restaurants, wineries, and farms!
you're in naples, snap out of it!
Like in the film �Moonstruck� my childhood was full of first generation immigrants from southern Italy. That�s why it was so refreshing to go to the source of the noisy passion I was weaned on: Naples, Italy. It feels fantastico to snap out of it.
capri caffe' dilemma
Tour books call Capri's famous piazzetta �The living room of Capri,� and recommend visitors sit at one of the cafes to watch the world go by. But which caffe'? All four have the same tables, chairs, and waiters. Only the names appear to differ.
miracle in naples
Neapolitans are out for blood twice a year in hopes of protection from earthquakes, Mount Vesuvius, wealth and happiness. Find out why in the Tale of San
ahes to ashes...
Pompeii was thriving city under the Roman empire...
until nature preserved it perfectly under ash and
soot for 1700 years. Uncover Pompeii to see what clues are left.
what do you know about campania?
Match your wits with our travel editor and find out how much you really
know about Campania!
the neapolitan cook
Everyone has some knowledge of Neapolitan cuisine because it has been so
diffused around the World. Just think of pizza! But there are also many
other recipes that you can use to cook an authentic Neapolitan meal.
your experience in Campania
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