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A weekend in Naples, Italy

 
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Wazling's pictureby Wazling review
added on 1st of April, 2009
Naples itself isn't a very beautiful city, in my oppinion. In its outskirts often look spoiled and dirty. The city center looks better, but cant compete with the centers of other big cities.
Besides that, Naples has got an exceptional archelogical museum, you really should visit, if you're interested in history of the Greek and Romans.
Next to Naples exists another historical place,that's besides Pompei a real treasure. It's the ancient roman 'city' 'herculaneum', hercolano in italian. There's a complete city preserved, even wooden beds you can see there aqnd amphitheaters, completely subterranean. You shouldnt miss that.
Altogether Naples is worth a journey, but not for longer than a weekend.
 

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Naples, ItalyThere are a lot of places to go to have fun during the night, Happy Rock Café and Joys are some of them. Bausan Street is a famous one and you can have Spanish, Portuguese, Latin American dishes and live music.Food If you want to taste some typical Neapolitan food choose the Spaghetty con le Vongole (mussels), Calamari, Pasta e zuchinni, Parmigiana, Zuchine alla Scarpece, and any type of sea food and of course pizza is delicious too. Among the sweets there is the Baba(a soft cake with rum inside), and Pastiera. Among the restaurants worth mentioning are the Ciro, LA Bersaliera, I Re di Napoli, some non expensive ones are Donna Teresa... Read more »

 
 
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