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Have a Holly Jolly Naples Weekend

Have a Holly Jolly Naples Weekend

Good day to you fine gentle-folk! (Happy St. George's day to my fellow Englishmen!) It's all heating up here, both in terms of weather and events!  The program for Maggio dei Monumenti - May of the Monuments 2015 is out, and it all begins this weekend!  From 23rd - 30th April[...]
'La Scala' - Art installation dedicated to the victims of Monteforte Irpino

'La Scala' - Art installation dedicated to the victims of Monteforte Irpino

On 28th July 2013, tragedy struck.  A coach carrying pilgrims from Pozzuoli, coming back from a trip, flew off a viaduct, killing 40 people and leaving only 8 survivors. To remember the victims of the tragedy, local artist Lello Lopez created 'La Scala', a huge spiral structure, which could be seen to resemble[...]
Have a Holly Jolly Naples Weekend

Have a Holly Jolly Naples Weekend

Good day to you lovely people! :)  Lots of lovely things happening in fair Napoli this weekend. GENERAL EVENTS Tonight, Thursday 16th April, 'Turner' is being shown in English, with Italian subtitles, at the Cinema Modernissimo, as part of their weekly series of movies in original language. If you don't fancy that, then on Tuesday[...]
Have a Holly Jolly Naples Weekend

Have a Holly Jolly Naples Weekend

Good afternoon everybody! How are you today?  Did you have a nice Easter?  I hope it was filled with love and laughter. GENERAL EVENTS Tonight, Thursday 9th April, 'Foxcatcher' is being shown in English, with Italian subtitles, at the Cinema Modernissimo, as part of their weekly series of movies in original language. If you don't[...]
Easter is......Agerola

Easter is......Agerola

My niece has been working on a book lately. The book features brightly colored illustrations and pithy passages on the meaning of Easter. It begins with the rousing rhetorical declaration, “Easter is………” and continues with a compelling ode to “Chocolate Eggs!” My niece, Caterina is five, and like many of[...]

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  • Bonnie's Napoli Passionate about my adopted home, for me Naples is the perfect canvas. From its breathtaking vistas to its rich cultural heritage, I could live here a lifetime and never see it all, photograph it all, or write about it all. Bonnie's Napoli Passionate about my adopted home, for me Naples is the perfect canvas. From its breathtaking vistas to its rich cultural heritage, I could live here a lifetime and never see it all, photograph it all, or write about it all.
  • Ann Pizzorusso's EarthScape Naples Resident geologist Ann Pizzorusso explores the geological forces at play around this beautiful city, the one with the most famous volcano on earth! Ann Pizzorusso's EarthScape Naples Resident geologist Ann Pizzorusso explores the geological forces at play around this beautiful city, the one with the most famous volcano on earth!
  • Cooking with Giuseppe A native Neapolitan and passionate cook, Giuseppe Topo’s traditional Neapolitan recipes… and not only! Cooking with Giuseppe A native Neapolitan and passionate cook, Giuseppe Topo’s traditional Neapolitan recipes… and not only!
  • Gillian’s Amalfi Coast Blogger, tweeter, beach girl and author of the Amalfi Coast Travel Essentials app, Gillian Longworth McGuire shares her Amalfi Coast on Napoli Unplugged. Gillian’s Amalfi Coast Blogger, tweeter, beach girl and author of the Amalfi Coast Travel Essentials app, Gillian Longworth McGuire shares her Amalfi Coast on Napoli Unplugged.
  • Weekends with Holly Follow Holly each week as she tells you what’s going on and gives you her ideas of what to do for your Naples weekend. Weekends with Holly Follow Holly each week as she tells you what’s going on and gives you her ideas of what to do for your Naples weekend.
  • Jack of All, Master of None Tim TenClay’s Miscellany of an Expat Iowan living in Naples Jack of All, Master of None Tim TenClay’s Miscellany of an Expat Iowan living in Naples
  • Notes from Agerola Living with her fiancé Giuseppe at the tippy top of the Amalfi coast, Kristin Melia keeps herself busy as “an unwitting pizza lady, ingredient forager, mozzarella puller, tomato taster and occasional grape stomper”. Notes from Agerola Living with her fiancé Giuseppe at the tippy top of the Amalfi coast, Kristin Melia keeps herself busy as “an unwitting pizza lady, ingredient forager, mozzarella puller, tomato taster and occasional grape stomper”.

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