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Oct 23 2014 / Destinations

Going to Naples? Don’t miss Pompeii

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The city of Naples may derive its name from the Greek word Neapolis – meaning new city – but the ruins of ancient Pompeii will send you spiralling backwards through the ages to a place that belongs to a bygone era. Get there by train from Piazza Garibaldi in the centre of Naples. The journey to Pompei Scavi takes […]

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Oct 14 2014 / Destinations

Where will you be jetting off to from Leeds Bradford Airport next summer?

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Our summer 15 routes departing from Leeds Bradford Airport are now on sale, with the introduction of two brand new destinations – Naples and Alicante! So, let’s take a look in more detail at these two fantastic destinations and other places you could be jetting off too next summer from Leeds Bradford Airport… Naples – embrace the history If you’re thinking […]

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Oct 7 2014 / Destinations

Neapolitan pizza: the true taste of Napoli

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Naples is famed for its history, ice cream and of course being the birthplace of the pizza. So when we discovered October is National Pizza month, we thought what better way to celebrate than to head to Naples and find out more about this world renowned dish. We caught up with Massimo Di Porzi, Vice President of Assoziacione Verace Pizza Napoletana (AVPN) […]

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Aug 5 2014 / Destinations

Tuesday Tips: Four things you simply must do in Naples

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While many tourists see the city of Naples as nothing more than the gateway to the Amalfi coast, the reality is that this intoxicating metropolis is one of the most iconic and charismatic destinations in Italy. So, before heading off to discover the laidback charm of Campania’s coastal villages, why not hang around for a day or two and […]

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Tuesday Tips: Naples, Italy

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Naples is one of the most historic cities in the world, dating back to the second millennium BC. It is often considered an open-air museum, with so many ancient monuments scattered throughout the area. As the largest city in Southern Italy, Naples offers much to keep you occupied, including the Royal Palace, Napoli Sotterranea, and Teatro San Carlo. Even beyond […]

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