Queen Giovanna baths

bagni-regina-giovanna (1)For those who love archaeological and naturalistic trekking and for those who feel the deep charm of pristine landscape, a magical place that made youlose your head even if you’re a queen.
 
A route suitable for everyone, a smooth path that offers, in exchange for a short walk, an exciting experience in one of the most attractive views of the Sorrento Peninsula.
The legend has it that a sensual Joan of Anjou, Queen of Naples, loved to swim in this small lagoon accompanied by her lovers. Although historically unlikely, the idea is so interesting that deeply catch the fancy of the people who linked forever to this bay the Queen Giovanna’s name.
By the Capo of Sorrento, through a walk of about ten minutes, you arrive on a limestone cliff and the eyes open on a breathtaking view across the Bay of Naples, Ischia and Procida. A staircase leads up to the small lagoon, one shallow-water mirror connected to the sea by a natural arch. The wild nature of Mediterranean scrub, with spurts from the rocks yellow broom, buy the eternal taste of history with the ruins of the Roman Villa of Pollio Felice lying on the cliff. The remains tell of great attraction that the coast had on the Roman aristocracy. Here they loved building of luxurious villas of leisure who had the dual function of summer residences and farms. The Sorrento wine was already renowned in antiquity.

The Metro Art

metro-09-sotto-gli-sguardi-di-pietra-a3ec16ac-fb26-4afb-935d-7f60df38024b20 km of track, more than 200 works of contemporary art. A compulsory museum, distributed over the entire urban area, whose recipient is the simple traveller.
 
Under the artistic coordination by Achille Bonito Oliva, line 1 and line 6 of the Naples metro become the Art Stations, a large urban redevelopment project that transforms the transit environment in metropolitan real destination.
Among the most interesting stations are to be counted the stop University, designed by architect and Egyptian designer Karim Rashid, dominated by the bright colors and the reasons almost psychedelic, illuminated by a grid of lights that enhance the soft and sensual; the Toledo station, winner in 2012 of the most beautiful station palm between all European metros, designed by architect Oscar Tousquezts Blanca, with the famous oval that broke through all layers of the architecture, revealing sunlight 40 meters higher; the Museum station, in the square outside the National Archaeological Museum, designed by Gae Aulenti and enriched by photographs of artists such as Mimmo Jodice caliber. The stop Museum also houses the exhibition space station Neapolis, with archaeological finds discovered during excavations for the construction of the subway, revealing sunlight 40 meters higher; the Museum station, in the square outside the National Archaeological Museum, designed by Gae Aulenti and enriched by photographs of artists such as Mimmo Jodice caliber. The stop Museum also houses the exhibition space station Neapolis, with archaeological finds discovered during excavations for the construction of the subway. of the architecture, revealing sunlight 40 meters higher; the Museum station, in the square outside the National Archaeological Museum, designed by Gae Aulenti and enriched by photographs of artists such as Mimmo Jodice caliber. The stop Museum also houses the exhibition space Station Neapolis, with archaeological finds discovered during excavations for the construction of the subway.

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