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Centro Storico, Naples

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Historic Walking Area
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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  • Naples does not immediately give one a feeling of safety and assurance due to rubbish, graffiti and a number of people loitering in or near abandoned buildings. Our unease of walking through Naples wa...  more »
  • I'll be gone 6 or 7 times in Naples in 15 years accomplices some friends Neapolitans met during my erasmus. Of course I do not go in the outskirts but the Center everything from salami to vomero. Over time I've found always improved. In particular more clean, more "careful" to tourists, with more police on the streets. The airport then is really fantastic in terms of service efficiency and beauty. Congratulations
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  • Naples has a reputation for being dangerous and unsafe, and it would be easy to confuse the chaotic daily (and nightly) sights and sounds with a threatening vibe. But don't worry. I didn't find the da...  more »