Naples is the Old Italian city, unlike Rome or Milan it has its own cultural environment. Napoli has its international airport, but you can reach here from Milan, Venice, Rome by high speed trains as well. Naples is a wonderful and underrated travel destination. lets find the 5 reasons to visit Naples
1. Feel of the South Italy
Naples or Napoli in Italian, it is the biggest city in Southern Italy. it has that Italian feel which we know and was shown in movies. South Italian rugged terrain, which narrow old streets with clothes drying over it. hills to the bay, football culture, chaotic traffic, old Vespas and sometimes shouting people. that is the feeling you cannot get anywhere in the world.
2. Vesuvius and Pompeii
A historical city of Pompeii was destroyed by mount Vesuvius, which is a highlight of Naples view. Ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum can be visited from Napoli by bus or Train (circumvesuviana), tourist can reach Mount Vesuvius from Naples or from Pompeii as well. its a protected area, be careful while hiking around.
3. Napoli’s Pizza
Naples is also known as the birthplace of pizza. pizza Napolitano, or original Margherita Pizza from buffalo’s mozzarella (mozzarella di bufala). its one of the must try thing in Naples along with Limoncello on the street.
4. Underground City
Naples’s history also include of the European underground city. there are tours which will take you to the underground lands of Napoli, there so much more to discover there.
5. Napoli bay
Napoli bay gives wonderful views of mount Vesuvius as well as the bay of napoli. there are much more things to see and here. you can find amazing restaurants, Castel dell’Ovo, a long Naples marina area. Naples sea port, from where travelers can take a ferry to Ischia island, Capri and Sorrento along with Amalfi coast and to Sicily as well.