Tag: Campania


June 11, 2018

By Peg Kern

Why Naples?

Filed Under  Destination Features, Travel Tips, What's Up at TIK

Naples lies in the ever-present shadow of Vesuvius, the famed volcano that buried two cities and left countless dead in A.D. 79. In fact the city spreads to the very foot of the great mountain and even up its sides. Perhaps it is this constant reminder of mortality, the constant presence of risk, that makes Naples so unlike other Italian cities. Or it could be the 4000 years of history,… Read