We leave to discover the territory of Campania and its peculiarities.
This time too, an ambitious mission waits for the Insolita Italia team that is ready to discover again Naples along with the photographer Giuseppe di Vaio. However, this time not from the tourist or street point of view, but from the more hidden and legendary one.
An even more unusual travel than the previous ones, but always fascinating and evocative, which will bring Insolita Italia to discover and rediscover all those stories and legends that surround the city of Naples and its palaces, but also those in the flesh: that is, the people that have allowed the Neapolitan city to be known all around the world.
During the four days of the blogtour that will lead the Insolita Italia team to explore legendary Naples, numerous places symbol of this city will be visited.
We will start with the famous Maschio Angioino, historical medieval and renaissance castle as well as one of the symbols of the city, to tell the legend of the crocodiles.
We will visit the famous Fontanelle Cemetery and the Catacombs of San Gennaro. Then, inevitable the visit to one of the most obscure, mysterious and controversial places of Naples, that is, the Crypt of Dracula, as well as a visit to the Decumanus (the three ancient streets of Naples built at the end of the VI century) and San Gregorio Armeno, historical zone characterized by the artisan shops of the art of the nativity scene that will be magically illuminated for Christmas.
Then, the Insolita Italia team will visit Castel Sant’Elmo, the historical Pedamentina and Castel dell’Ovo where the legend of the Ovo (egg) will be told.
Instead, in Donn’Anna Palace, it will be unveiled the legend of this confuse woman with the discussed Queen Joanna of Anjou.
Finally, a visit to Piazza Bellini, the Museum of Capodimonte to discover the art of Caravaggio and of the great Neapolitan masters and to the Seven Works of Mercy in Via dei Tribunali by Caravaggio too.
Ready to leave for this unusual tour, five special bloggers: Nunzia Cillo, Daniel Mazza, Marika Marangella, Diana De Lorenzi and Manuela Vitulli.
Let us know them better.
Nunzia Cillo, globetrotter lifestyle blogger, always with a suitcase in her hand, an air ticket in the other and the camera over her shoulder. Often she passes from a landing to a boarding in some hours and without stopping. Professional blogger from 2011 on Entrophia and freelance photographer. Winner of the Imagelogger Award 2014, awarded by Samsung Camera International and Getty Images in Las Vegas in January 2015. Suggested by Mashable in the list of the 12 instagramers who ‘make want to give everything up and travel’. She loves the photographic storytelling, telling and telling about herself. On Instagram you can find her as @nunziacillo.
Born in 1988, from the passion for the travels and the airports, Daniel creates in 2010 his blog Mondo Aeroporto, become in short time a point of reference for the world of aviation, travels and tourism. In February 2014, Daniel writes the book ‘Mondo Aeroporto’ where he tells the funniest anecdotes collected in all the airports of the world. In August 2016, with Gabriele Saluci, he gives life to the initiative ‘Carichi per il Vietnam’ (Wound up for Vietnam), travelling the Country from north to south on two motorcycles full of school material to give tens of orphanages. He is in love with the Asian Southeast, dreams the Tibet, Macchu Picchu and to travel the Pan-American Highway.
On Instagram you can find him as @mondoaeroporto.
Marika Marangella, 23 years old, graduated in Communication Sciences at the University of Bari. Now she is attending a master in Digital Marketing for Tourism and Events Management at the Bologna Business School. On Instagram, in addition to curate her personal profile @marikamarangella, she is local manager of the community of the @igers_taranto.
Diana De Lorenzi
Diana De Lorenzi, Roman born in 1989, about to graduate in Building and Architectural Engineering at the Sapienza. Three years ago, she started her online way looking for the beauty of the world. Lifestyle blogger and instagramer, she has been suggested by one of the most famous digital platforms of the world, Hootsuite, among the 19 profiles to follow to travel and dream.
She is described in this way: ‘Diana De Lorenzi is a lifestyle blogger, loves the beauty and has always the suitcase in the hand. Her photos have always a touch of style that mark them, everywhere she goes. Ask it to a macaque puppy.’
Taken from one of the last travel collaborations in Japan with photographic partner Canon. She has written for Vanity Fair and is beauty reporter for Glamour.
On Instagram she is @dianadelorenzi.
Born in Bari, after the graduation she leaves for the States and, going back, taken by the need of writing, she decides to open her travel blog, Pensieri in Viaggio. She rediscovers the pleasure of writing, a great passion abandoned from years, develops a passion for the photography and does not stop to travel.
She collaborates as web copywriter with other websites and important newspapers (Elle, Vanity Fair, RedBull, Volagratis, L’Unità, Skyscanner, Manfrotto, Hostelworld, Jetcost). She has written a book ‘La mia Thailandia’ and in 2016 receives the designation from La Repubblica as one of the 8 most important influencers in Italy.
In 2015, Pensieri in Viaggio is among the 10 travel blogs nominated for the prestigious title of ‘best travel website’ in the Macchianera Italian Awards. On Instagram she is @manuelavitulli.