Castles


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    Visit Castel Nuovo – Naples

    Castel Nuovo, called “Nuovo” (new) to differentiate it from Castel dell’Ovo and Castel Capuano (the other two castles of Naples), is also known as “Maschio Angioino”. This name come from a […]

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    Visit Sant’Elmo castle – Naples

    The mighty medieval castle Sant’Elmo, stands high and dominates the city, the Bay and the roads, with its yellow Tuff from Naples, Vomero hill. The story starring the Paturcium Hill […]

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    Visit Castel dell’Ovo – History and legend

    Castel dell’Ovo, literally translated as “the Egg Castle”, is the oldest castle in Naples. It is located on a stone island, the ancient Megaris, which was once totally isolated by […]