DATA: 28 April - 04 June 2017
PLACE: Naples Italy
Naples: a city of great charm and charm. A place of extraordinary artistic, historical and cultural vitality, unjustly underestimated. A territory that, slowly, is taking off labels and judgments that do not belong to it. Because, Naples is one of the most beautiful cities in all of Italy. And it is in this context that falls one of the most interesting reviews of the Italian scene.
May of the 2017 monuments, represents, one of the landmarks in the field of artistic and cultural events, during the spring. From 28 April to 04 June, the city dresses up with an impressive series of events, exhibitions, and truly unmissable initiatives. Many of these, linked by a common thread.
This year will touch the unforgettable Totò to rise to the role of authentic protagonist. At 50 years after his death, May of the 2017 monuments pays homage to the prince of laughter Antonio de Curtis, aka Totò.
'O Maggio a Totò is the title of the festival. Events, performances, shows, concerts, tourist routes ... in relation to the theme of the event. Obviously, there will be other fantastic initiatives. May of the 2017 Monuments is above all an opportunity to rediscover treasures hidden in the marvelous Naples, open in a totally exceptional way
More than 200, the initiatives on the bill during the period of the event. All really interesting. Among the most exciting and unmissable, we point out, first of all, the Totò Genio exhibition, a real starter of the extraordinary review. Totò's genius, and his relationship with cinema, television and advertising.
Do not miss the musical performance of the 05 Maggio, in Piazza del Carmine. Exceptionally, the Banda dell'Arma dei Carabinieri will be the protagonist, with an extraordinary musical tribute, right in the place where the funeral of the famous Neapolitan artist took place.
In the beautiful Church of the Santissima Annunziata, do not miss the exhibition "Pinocchio in the heart of Naples". Photographers, on the other hand, will be able to admire at the PAN, one of the most famous photographers of the '900, that is, Helmut Newton; a master in immortalizing female figures. And, many guided tours, of sure impact, to the Cimitero delle Fontanelle and to the evocative, and beautiful, protected marine area Parco sotterso di Gaiola.
Through the official website, from this link, the complete list of events of the May of 2017 Monuments.
HOW TO GET
Naples is well connected with Italy and the rest of Europe, thanks to an excellent infrastructure system. By plane, you can get to the international airport Naples Capodichino, from the main cities and European capitals.
The airport is located in the center. With the ALIBUS bus, you can quickly reach the city. Even cars and trains are extremely valid solutions. All the info from our official page, through this link.
WHERE TO SLEEP
Thanks to an efficient intermodal transport system, choosing a structure near the subway, you can easily move around the city even in the late evening. For this reason, you will also have more choice in finding the hotel that best suits your needs and your pocket.
The Vomero is a rather quiet area and well connected to the city, thanks to the buses, the metro and the funicular. The B & B Solimena offers double, triple and quadruple rooms with breakfast included, in a beautiful location, close to the metro station.
Excellent, with a privileged position, the splendid Hotel Transatlantico. Located in one of the most beautiful and evocative areas of the city, not far from Castel dell'Ovo and Borgo Marinari. Book well in advance, especially in this period, due to the rather limited availability.
For location, and quality / price ratio, Well Come Saint Lucia is a Top solution. Located in avia Santa Lucia, always on the Caracciolo seafront, the property is located just 250 meters from Piazza del Plebiscito and 10 minutes walk from Castel dell'Ovo. The property although having shared bathrooms, is clean and is in a beautiful location. There are also a few more expensive rooms available, with private bathrooms. In the splendid, stately, Posillipo district you can find, however, excellent facilities and a unique view of the city.