The Atlas Obscura Guide To Naples
28 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Naples, Italy
Updated March 2, 2022
Unusual Attractions in Naples
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Culinary Naples: Producers, Purveyors, and Pizzaioli
From street food to lavish feasts, piping-hot coffee to smooth aperitivos, folk songs to opera, hilltop farms to urban wilds, immerse yourself in the greatest culinary and cultural experiences of Naples, meeting lively local Neapolitani for whom this is the only way to live.Learn More
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Stories About Naples
Stare Into the Belly of the Earth With 17th-Century Polymath Athanasius Kircher
How a visit to Vesuvius shaped his prescient vision of a hot core.
by Jessica Leigh Hester
The Traditional Pizza Making of Naples Now Has Heritage Status
Good news for Neapolitans, however you slice it.
by Natasha Frost
The Forgotten Italian Tradition of Building Monumental Food Palaces
Then destroying them in a literal hunger games.
by Anne Ewbank
Italian Renaissance Aristocrats Were Susceptible to Cancer, Too
Mummified evidence that cancer might not be a disease of the modern world.
by Vittoria Traverso