Myths and legends of Italy Campania – Parthenope and the foundation of Naples

Oct 05, 2019 311

BY: Simone Schiavinato

Vedi Napoli e poi mori, once you’ve seen Naples, you are free to die. It may sound unsettling at first, but whoever visited the city can testify it is so special, so unique and so precious it could well represent the climax of one’s life, at least when it comes to beauty. 

Naples, with its noise that becomes music, its crumbling buildings and majestic castles, its baroque churches and popular markets, is anything and everything, it’s love and hate, it’s elegance and crassness, it’s wealth and poverty, it’s spice and sugar, history and modernity, sacred and profane. 

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