Christmas in Naples

Christmas in Naples

This past Christmas, I found myself walking though the characteristic alley ways of Naples. I’ve always loved to be in Naples during Christmas time.. the streets teaming with people, the smell of roasted chestnut, the pizza sellers and the people in a row at the pizza sellers waiting to get their own pizzetta folded in the portfolio way. I visited the famous street of Saint Gregorio Armeno a succession of stalls of cribs and peaces of it , along with characters of all kind to decorate the “presepe”.

Visiting Naples during Christmas holiday it is simply amusing.

You can smell the aromas and the flavors of this city just by walking through, and not just during christmas time, Naples has something unique, the kindness of the people and warm smile everybody gives you it is something incredible.

Of course Naples has also the dark sides that you must be aware of, there are some places that is better not seeing where the people is not as nice, so if you are going to visit Naples be sure of where you put your feet.

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S.gregorio armeno presepe





Pizza Sorbillo in NaplesIMG_5433
















view of NaplesUnderstanding Naples. Not an easy undertaking to enter into the bowels and in the history of an extraordinary complexity, difficult, sometimes dramatic, but always inspiring.

Maybe we should start investigating two fundamental aspects of the capital of Southern Italy, the monumental and the human.
Naples’s life is passionate, colorful and vibrant, especially the ancient alleyways that myth, news and thousands of stories have made picturesque and unforgettable. But the city of Naples also offers incomparable monuments of opulence and beauty. Among unmissable museums, the National Archaeological one, the Capodimonte and Castel Nuovo, and then the churches, the promenade, the multi-faceted daily life of an old town that has preserved the structure of the settlement greek-roman.

Without any doubt, during the last years Naples has become one of the favorite destinations for many Italian and foreign tourists who love to spend their holidays in one of the greatest cities of art.

Napoli, founded by the Greek, faces  on one of the most beautiful worldwide gulf. The origin name was Partenope , which comes from a siren fallen in the Aegean sea and brought on the Campania coast , became than Neapolis ” New City”.

From ‘300 was the capital of a great kingdom which has been subject to various denominations, in 1860 it became part of the united Italy. The role of capital made ​​of Naples a lively cultural and economic center.
At the time of the Angevin domination date back some of the most beautiful monuments of the city: from the Maschio Angioino to Castel Sant ‘Elmo, from the Duomo to the Church of Santa Chiara, with its beautiful cloister, the Certosa of San Martino.
In ‘400 Naples was one of the most important commercial and cultural centers of Italy.

Travel with Laura organize the best Excursion to Naples to see all the sights of the city such as National Archaeological Museum, the Maschio Angioino, National Museum of Capodimonte, Castel dell’Ovo, Cristo Velato, Duomo, Piazza Plebiscito, Galleria Umberto, San Gregorio Armeno in Christmas time, Pizzeria Michele the most famous and old pizzeria in Naples and many other attractions that only if you Travel With Laura will be able to consider visiting with no stress at all.

Piazza Plebiscito

Piazza Plebiscito

Galleria Umberto

Galleria Umberto








The tourism of the town and its receptivity are perfectly combined with the traditional hospitality and friendliness of the Neapolitan people. Unlike other cities, Naples is characterized by its proverbial and scenic “day life” by a population that still today, as in the past, lives and works in its own big and beautiful historic center.

Travel with Laura will inform all of the tourists who choose Naples as a destination for their holidays about everything that is essential to know, to live and explore the city at best.

Naples is 2.500 years of history represented in every corner of the city that preserves priceless works of art and history. The museums exhibit collections of works of art and archeology of the most important and richest in the world.

Travel with Laura will organize for you guided tour around Naples to let you discover the real beauty, art and taste of this living city. Its monuments, museums, famous people, its traditions, churches, saints, legends and of course the exquisite Neapolitan cuisine, the Pizza, the philosophers, poets, saints, musicians, painters, theater, and much more waiting for you to be discovered.

Castel dell'Ovo

Castel dell’Ovo

Maschio Angioino

Maschio Angioino














Naples and its Pizza:

Naples culinary tradition is very rich and complex with a wide selection of food, still simple and complete, such as the Pizza, served to deceive the hunger of the poor, which extended the next meal for at least twenty four hours.

Was the 1899 when Naples dedicated to Queen Margherita a tricolor Pizza , tomato, mozzarella cheese and fresh basil, this Pizza was destined to make history.

Little more than a hundred years were enough to let the Neapolitan Pizza go all around the world.

Travel with Laura will bring you to the oldest Pizzeria in Napoli such as: Michele, Decumani, Sorbillo and Trianon to taste the simple but yet unique flavor of the Neapolitan Pizza.

Pizza of queen Margherita


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