Documento su Napoli con descrizione dei suoi monumenti in inglese (4 pagine formato docx)
is the third most-populated city in Italy and the biggest city in Southern Italy.
Its name comes from the Greek Neapolis meaning new city. Its close proximity to many interesting sites, such as Pompeii and the Bay of Naples, makes it a good base for exploring the area. Naples is a lively and vibrant city, full of wonderful historical and artistic treasures and narrow, winding streets with small shops, making it worth at least a few days visit.
Naples is in the region of Campania in Southern Italy, about 2-hours south of Rome. It sits on the coast on the northern edge of the Bay of Naples, one of the most beautiful bays in Italy.
Its harbor is the most important port in Southern Italy.
Transportation to Naples:
Naples is the main transportation centre for southern Italy with several major train lines. The train and bus stations are in the huge Piazza Garibaldi, on the eastern side of Naples. Naples has an airport, AeroportoCapodichino, with flights to other parts of Italy and to Europe.
A bus connects the airport with Piazza Garibaldi. Ferries and hydrofoils run from Naple'sMoloBeverello to the islands of Capri, Ischia, Procida, and Sardinia.