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Centro Storico, Naples
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With more than 2,500 years behind it, Centro Storico is one of Italy's oldest urban settings and the heart of Naples' cultural heritage. Explore this World Heritage site's more than 17 square km (6.6 square mi) of buildings, squares, and churches dating back to the ancient Greeks. Seek out the obelisks, monuments, and other medieval structures spread around the city. Visit the Palazzo Reale, constructed in 1600, and the adjacent Piazza del Plebiscito. Put Centro Storico into our Naples itinerary maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Naples.
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  • Wandering through the streets and alleys of the Centro Storico is an experience like no other. Not like Rome, nor Venice, nor Florence. It has its own fast pace, grittiness, sounds, and smells. Everyt...  more »
  • I have several history books and tourist texts that speak of the historical centre of Naples, so I think my directions are superfluous the precise locations to visit. I'll add only that it is one of the places that have to be visited, if you want to be able to say that he had visited the city!
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  • I was born in the historic centre of Naples, the first part of my life is spent as a boy listening to the sounds of people of the alleys that seemed to music and kitchen smells coming from a House, walk between the shops full of things that seem to explode, go next door to gates, buildings, churches that surround each one its own history and anecdote. Love it or hate it, or Naples and today we no longer live in my city I love her more than before, I go back every time with more passion. I often get asked to accompany someone to act as tour guide in town, I do it with passion and see the faces of those who with me enjoy this city the wonder of what it is makes me proud, every corner, every person encompasses 1,000 years of history. A trip to do that will open a window onto a world to discover ... ... ....
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  • Central but you can find some small shops with similar prices
  • Provolone and mozzarella among the best in the area. But small and always crowded there moves with difficulty
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  • Shop wide but we haven't any parking
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