Famous view from Ravello along the Amalfi Coast in Campania

The region of Campania is where you will find Naples, the Amalfi Coast, and the Flegrean Islands of Capri, Ischia, and Procida.

Map of Campania

Campania is the ninth largest region in Italy and is bordered by Lazio, Molise, Abruzzo, Puglia, and Calabria.

Where to Go in Campania

Campania has six sites that are designated as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. They are marked in red on the map and listed below:

The island group known as the Flegrean Islands is part of the Metropolitan City of Naples and includes the islands of Capri, Ischia, and Procida. They are marked in blue on the map above.

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Culture & Living / Naples & Campania

Pino Daniele, Soul of Naples

Si ‘mmuore solo quanno ‘o munno nun s’aricorda più di te. Se no, ci si allontana solo fisicamente. “You die only when the world doesn’t remember you anymore…otherwise you only move away physically.” This quote — partly in Neapolitan and partly in Italian — appears in a video tribute to…

Naples & Campania

Naples 101: Brief Guide to Naples

Although Naples is the third-largest city in Italy, it is not as well known as its more popular neighbors to the north, like Rome, Florence, and Venice. That’s why we’ve brought in guest poster Gabriella Sannino to tell us the basics about her adopted hometown. Naples 101 As an Italian…

Naples & Campania / Tours

Scenic Drive on the Amalfi Coast

Italy is full of scenic drives. There are the honey-colored sunsets of Tuscany, sepia-toned ruins of Ostia, and the snow-capped cityscapes of Torino. But if you want a ride with the bluest of blues then the only place to find yourself is along Campania’s La Costiera Amalfitana, The Amalfi Coast.…

Aerial view of Amalfi Coast
Five Favorites / Naples & Campania

Five Favorites: The Amalfi Coast

With its rough coastline, deep blue ocean, and color-drenched markets and hillsides – think bougainvillea, oleander, lemons, and orange blossoms – the Amalfi Coast (Costiera Amalfitana in Italian) is one of the most sought-after seaside destinations in Italy. Somewhat similar to Liguria’s Cinque Terre, the Amalfi Coast, just south of…

Destinations / Italy News / Naples & Campania / Tours

A Tour Through Campania

Trying to devise an itinerary for visiting the Amalfi Coast and other notable towns near Naples? A recent guide in the Via Michelin magazine shows you how to make a three-day plan that takes in medieval hill towns, farms that make limoncello and wine, a cheesemaker, and a 14C Carthusian…