The Vesuvius of Naples seen from the Egg Castle
The Egg Castle
Naples city
Seen from the St. Anthony view point (Belvedere di sant' Antonio)
The New Castle
The Basilic of Saint Francis of Paola
in Piazza del Plebiscito
Handmade nativity scenes of Naples
in via San Gregorio Armeno
Handmade nativity scenes of Naples
in via San Gregorio Armeno
The souvenirs crafted of Naples
The royal palace of Caserta
seen from the royal gardens
The royal palace of Caserta
seen from the fountain of Venus and Adonis
The fountain of Venus and Adonis
The fountain of Diana and Actaeon and the great waterfall
view from mount of Procida (monte di Procida)
The aragonese castle in Baia
The archaeological excavation of Cumae
Averno Lake (Lago d'Averno)
The archaeological of roman natural baths of Baia
View point: via Scalandrone (Bacoli)
The Flavian amphitheater in Pozzuoli
The local food
Mozzarella, Casatiello, Pastiera, coffee, sfogliatella, baba' etc.
The archaeological excavation of Herculaneum
The aragonese castle of Ischia

Campania region in Italy

Surroundings Naples: travel tips and informations

Short tales about the history of Campania region in Italy

What are the things to do in Caserta, italy.
What are the best attractions in metropolitan city of naples?

Whoever chooses surroundings of Naples needs these answers. 
Antonio Barattiero  graphic designer and web designerMy name is Antonio Barattiero and I love my land so much that I decided to create Around Naples website because I'd like Campania region, especially the surroundings of Naples, will be able to become more and more popular all over the world.

I will never get tired of showing this wonderful lands to my friends and parents. Every time I retrace a fantastic tour into the art, myth, history and culture. Whenever I have exactly the same emotions about the first time.

It's impossible to describe the love I feel for these fantastic places. My goal is to make the visitors feel the same emotions.

There is so much work in this project and you will not find all that there is to visit in this region, surely. But bit by bit, every time I revisit a place, I will take new photos and create new pages of the site, in order to continue sharing with you the beauty of these lands.

The history of urban flair of Naples, also called city of Parthenope, has begun more than 3000 years ago: in the 900 A.D. Then there were the invasions of the foreign peoples. They invaded, reigned and ruled these lands.

Surroundings of Naples,  among the many beauties of these lands you can visit:
Caserta with his huge royal palace: the Bourbon residence.
The charming and beautiful landscapes of Phlegraean fields and Amalfi Coast.
Capri, Ischia and Procida Islands very famous all over the world. 
During the roman empire era this whole region was very popular holiday destination for the nobility and the gentry of that time.

We would imagine how men lived in the ancient world, discovering the charm of the archaeological sites, the ruins of natural spa, the ancient castles Naples underground, churches and museum, where we can admire the exposition archaeological finds brought to light in the archaeological sites of PompeiiHerculaneum, Cumas, Baia etc. which witness the passage of ancient peoples that has now disappeared.

We will discover together these wonderful and breathtaking view of the surrounding landscape and sea.Typical food in NaplesFood Naples

I will tell you what you can taste local sweet and salt delicacies: the pastiera napoletana, the babà, the sfogliatella riccia, the sfogliatella frolla, the casatiello of Napoli, the tortano di Caserta, the tarallo napoletano and much...much more.

In the download section you can find some PDF files. They are guides and travel tips. You can print them or you can download the digital version with hyperlinks to photos, videos and virtual tours.

The Web Master

I have always worked in the IT sector: Computer repair technician and web designer.
In the last few years, my professional interest is changed. Now I work in the tourism sector: Hotel Front Office.

I decided to offer a free service by making my computer skills available to create a simple and intuitive site that describes in detail the beauty and history of these lands.

The perfect travel trips to help the turists to have an unforgettable vacation.
The new Castle
The Royal palace of Caserta
The averno lake
The archaeological site of Herculaneum

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