Risultati di ricerca per la categoria 'Itineraries'

Pompeii: World Heritage of Mankind.

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Pompeii, situated at the feet of Vesuvius, on a plateau of volcanic formation, almost 30 metres above sea level, is not only one of the most famous archaeological centres in the world, because it keeps, in its excavations, traces of ancient civilizations like no other place, but it is also an important religious centre venerated [...]

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The House of Vettii in Pompeii

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A luxurious villa discovered during the archaeological excavations of Pompei, the house of Vetti, ascribed to the two freedmen Aulus Vettius Restitutus e Aulus Vettius Conviva, is famous for its numerous paintings on the walls. The villa still retains the ancient structure with two halls after the restoration made in the first century A.C and [...]

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The Island of Capri

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In the shimmering water of the Gulf of Naples stands the most celebrated island since the times of the Roman Empire: the island of Capri. It is a mass of calcareous rock with a geographical extension of 10 square km, sitting only three nautical miles from Punta Campanella, the most extreme point of the Sorrentine [...]

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Positano

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Amalfi

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A marittime republic in the 9th century, Amalfi was founded during the Roman era and is one of the most suggestive towns of the Amalfi Coast, and in 1997 was awarded the status of being a U.N.E.S.C.O World Heritage Site. Like the other towns along the Amalfi Coast, Amalfi is an International tourist destination visited [...]

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Massa Lubrense

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On the farthest edge of the amazing Sorrento Peninsula, Massa Lubrense is plunged in a natural landscape of intense beauty. The town includes different suburbs, all with a lively local life, a delicious gastronomy, breathtaking views and plenty of architectural beauties. Part of Massa Lubrense municipality are the hamlets of Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi, Marina [...]

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Anacapri: the other face of Capri

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  A tranquil, natural oasis where one can enjoy an atmosphere of relaxation and spectacular landscapes, Anacapri represents the other face of the Isle of Capri. Far from the lights, the shop-windows and the energy of the well-known “piazzetta” of Capri, Anacapri offers its visitors an enchanting destination of charming artisan shops, fabulous restaurants and [...]

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Naples – The Old Town Centre

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Lively and scenographic, Naples has been, for centuries, one of the most suggestive towns of art in Italy. Divided into two parts by Spaccanapoli, a street dividing the ancient Naples, it is a city giving its visitors unique emotions and a magical atmosphere. Spaccanapoli is one of the itineraries not to be missed, a route [...]

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Protected Marine Area Punta Campanella

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A protected marine area since December 1997, the Wildlife Reserve of Punta Campanella is one of the most suggestive marine parks in Italy. Having a remarkable landscape, naturalistic and historical value, the area includes the coastal stretch of the towns of Massa Lubrense, Positano, Piano di Sorrento, Sant’ Agnello, Sorrento and Vico Equense. The Reserve [...]

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Procida

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Among the most beautiful isles of Gulf of Naples, Procida is lively and coloured. Its volcanic origin territory is characterized by low and sandy coasts or cliffs falling straight down to the sea. Most of its coast is situated within the Sea Protected Area ‘Regno di Nettuno’. The archaeological finds show that the island was [...]

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