Travel

Do not hope to do shopping in shops that show handcrafted products off, in Vallo di Diano the sole opportunity is tracking down the few surviving laboratories or talking to the elderly, who during the summer sit down at the front of the door of their houses and intertwine baskets, carve bowl or embroider. In Padula,...

Pozzuoli is among the most interesting places in the whole Neapolitan area. It is a rich with history district, its monuments and artefacts still bearing witness to an articulated past and artistic heritage. Situated on the Gulf which bears its name, Pozzuoli rises on a quite sensitive area- that of  the Phlegraean...

Guided by the friars between ornaments and sacred vestments in the Museum of Saint Francis in Montella The objects and the sacred vestments exposed to the Opera Museum (MdO) annexed to the Monumental Complex of Saint Francis in Folloni (Montella), instituted in 1999, are of great historic and artistic value. Thanks to...

Faraway from the noises of the earthly life, secluded on Mount Cervati, in the territory of Sanza, the house of the Archconfraternity of Saint Mary of the Snow rises up. The shrine of Sanza, built around the X century, as it can be read in an epigraph conserved there, has a plant compliant with the period of building:...

The legend tells that at the Certosa of St. Lawrence in Padula, for the passage of King Charles V of Spain, triumphant back from the Battle of Tunis, the friars prepared as breakfast an omelet made with a rather substantial number of eggs. Charles V has defeated the Turkish admiral Khayr al Din, known as Barbarossa;...

The Museum of the Herbs of Teggiano, with Viridarium, represents the reference point of numerous social categories from the professionals to the students, the farmers, the artisans, the housewives, the researchers, the scholars, the onlookers of the Province of Salerno and Region Campania. The Museum of the Herbs has...

In Gesualdo, the Church of the Holy Rosary rises impressive on a square on the side of the castle. From its bell tower, at a height of 25 meters, the traditional ‘Flight of the Angel’ is celebrated. The church, with respective Dominican Monastery, was started by the prince Carlo Gesualdo, who nevertheless succeeded...

The archaeological Underwater Park of Baia represents a unique example in the Mediterranean environment of archaeological and naturalistic underwater protection. In order to explain the Underwater Park of Baia, first of all, it is necessary to know the reason why this area today stays under the sea level. In fact, we...

San Leucio is a hamlet of the municipality of Caserta, whose fame is linked to the manufacture of silk. This manufacture transformed a hunting residence into an industrial reality that generated principles of economic and social equality. The silk art in the area of Caserta has a really singular origin. In fact, the...

Pietrelcina, the birthplace of Padre Pio is a medieval hamlet of undeniable beauty. The living crib that is presented here recreates scenes faithful to the imagination about the birth of Jesus. For this, the living crib of Pietrelcina is one of the most fascinating and participated of the region. The crib of...