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The Amalfi Coast, Capri, and Naples Travel Guide

The Amalfi Coast, Capri, and Naples Top Experiences

Want to learn more about The Amalfi Coast, Capri, and Naples? Read our in-depth articles on a variety of topics.


Campania's Ancient Treasures

As so often happens in history, other people's catastrophes are an archaeologist's dream: Pompeii, Herculaneum, and nearby ancient sites were...


Capri Is for Walkers

Although Capri may first conjure up chichi cafés and Gucci stores, it's also hiking heaven. Get ready for idyllic pathways running beside cactus...


Preparing to Visit Pompeii

Pompeii inspires under any circumstances, but it comes alive if you do some preparation before your visit. First, read up—there are many good...


Neapolitan Classic Cuisine

The city expresses its gastronomic self in many ways. Those in search of nouvelle flights of fantasy served on designer plates should look elsewhere...


Campania's Wine Renaissance

Two thousand years ago, wine from Campania was considered some of the best in the Roman Empire. But in recent centuries, the region's wine production...


l Dolce Far Niente

The sweetness of doing nothing" has long been an art form in Italy—particularly in southern Italy. This is a place where life's pleasures are...


Il Caffè (Coffee)

The Italian day begins with coffee, and more cups of coffee punctuate the afternoon. To live as the Italians do, drink as they drink, standing...


Archaeological Sites

When the rich of ancient Rome—emperors included—had time off, they would head south to Campania and many of the surviving ruins qualify the...


Amalfi's Luscious Lemons

Lemons as big as oranges, and oranges as big as grapefruits are cultivated on the seemingly endless net-covered pergolas of the Amalfi Coast...


Top Reasons to Go to the Amalfi Coast, Capri, and Naples

Food: The home of great pizza, mozzarella, limoncello, and spaghetti con le vongole. Views: The bluest bay in the world dazzles from Ravello...


. . . is losing its distinctive character.

Put on the map by 19th-century Grand Tour travelers, the Amalfi Coast has recently come under assault by international hotel chains. One by...


Experiencing the Amalfi Coast: Boating

People take to boats here with the ease that others use around buses and subways. Ferries and hydrofoils run on regular schedules during high...


Spaccanapoli, Naples

To learn why people fall in love with Naples, stroll down this arrow-straight road through the heart of the city. It's all here: gorgeous churches...


Neapolitan Folk Songs

If you want to hear canzoni napoletane —the fabled Neapolitan folk songs—performed live, you can try to catch the city's top troupes, such...


Naples is for Coffee Lovers

Espresso was invented here and is still considered by the Neapolitans to be an essential and priceless part of their cultural patrimony (the...


Campania's Seafood Bounty

Fish and other sea creatures are mainstays of the Campanian diet, especially along the region's stunning coastline, and on the islands ringing...


Eating Well on the Amalfi Coast

Locals say they have "one foot in the fishing boat, one in the vineyard"—and a fortunate stance it is, as you can count on eating simple, fresh...

Performing Arts

Caravaggio's Seven Acts of Mercy

The most unforgettable painting in Naples, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio's Seven Acts of Mercy —in Italian, the Sette Opere della Misericordia...

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