Tag Archives: Naples

Capri, (Italy)

“The isle of the sirens”, “Ancient Greek: Kapros”, “Roman: Capreae” Another of the great yet small destinations we can tick the checkbox for finally being able to visit. However this is not our first attempt if I am to be honest. … Continue reading

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Naples, (Italy)

“Greek Parthenope: Pure Voice”, “Latin Neapolis: New City”, “Dormant and quiet” Returning for one more time to what is now, without hesitation, one of our favourites cities in the whole of Italy: Naples. So much to see and not just only … Continue reading

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Caserta, (Italy)

“Largest royal residence in the world in terms of volume” A radical change of plans for today. While everything was planned for visiting Capri, the weather was not really the best, very cloudy with frequent showers; definitely not what I … Continue reading

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Paestum, Velia and Padula, (Italy)

“Magna Graecia”, “Poseidonia: Paestum”, “Hyele: Velia” I can call this trip another of the great life travelling achievements for reaching this spectacular once in a lifetime site (well, or twice or more I don’t mind to return in the future). … Continue reading

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Ercolano, (Italy)

“Ercolano”, “Named after the Greek Hero Hercules” On our second part of this trip after the Roman villas of Stabiae and Oplontis, we visit the highlight for this weekend, the ancient city of Ercolano. Second in size after Pompeii, but way … Continue reading

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Stabiae and Oplontis, (Italy)

“Luxury villas by the sea for the high class Romans” After a little over two years a since our first trip to Naples and Pompeii we decided to come back and visit on this occasion some other of the greatest … Continue reading

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