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Cities

Scampìa, district of the north suburbs of Naples, is surely a place of an unusual itinerary! Nevertheless, Scampìa is a territory where creativity is expressed in thousands of forms, combined with the noble aim of making its own capabilities available for everybody. In this way, it rises Gridas, group The awakening of...

In the old town center of Naples, in the district Pendino in Forcella, there is the eighteenth-century Church of the Santissima Annunziata Maggiore linked to the touching story of the abandoned babies. The majestic structure, masterpiece of Vanvitelli, is located between Spaccanapoli and Corso Umberto I. Therefore,...

The Hortus Conclusus is an artistic installation by Domenico Paladino, leading figure of the Italian Transavantgarde, made in 1992 in collaboration with the architects Roberto Serino and Pasquale Palmieri and the designer Filippo Cannata. The name Hortus Conclusus comes from the Latin and identifies a close garden, a...

The National Archaeological Museum of Eboli and of the Media Valle del Sele stays in the Convent of Saint Francis. Before the last World War, it was used as seat of the City Hall of Eboli. Nevertheless, after the bombardments, it was partially destroyed and abandoned. Today, after having been restored and made...

About the origin of Pertosa, there is not sure information. Its name comes from the term of archaic dialect Petrusu, which refers to the opening of the Angel’s Caves. From an historical point of view, the roots of the village Petrusu would stay in the ancient settlement of ‘Consinum’, an inhabited center testified by...

As the remains of the megalithic walls of the IV century BC testify, Atena Lucana is one of the oldest settlements of Vallo di Diano. The presence of the caves proves an even prehistoric period. It was founded by the Pelasgians with the name of Larissa, which means fortress. Of this constitution, it is still visible...

The village where the natural beauties of the landscapes coexist in harmony with the fascination of culture, history and tradition. Until today, it is unknown with absolute certainty who the real founders of Rheginna Maior (Maiori) are. On the birth of this pearl of the Amalfi Coast several hypothesis have been...