History and legends of the Neapolitan flag

The flag for a people has a very important task, that is to convey a strong sense of belonging, of unity. Even the city of Naples has its own personal flag, full of symbolism, whose birth is surrounded by myths and legends. The Neapolitan flag is characterized by two...

The Befana in Naples

"The Befana comes at night, with shoes all broken, with patches to the skirt, live the Befana alive". So recites an ancient nursery rhyme for children to tell the advent of a character really sui generis that closes beauty and goodness in this long cycle of parties....

History and origins of Panettone

The origins of desserts, they always have something special. Behind every recipe, every preparation there is always a story full of details and curiosities, often made of errors and randomness but that make the sweet you want to know more carefully. It is no...

The magic of Christmas at the Gambrinus

Gran Caffè Gambrinus has always had a special bond with Christmas. In addition to a strong party spirit that is breathed in this place, it is impossible not to be captured even by the intense scent of sweets typical of the Campania tradition that you can taste here....

The Italian coffee cities

Article written by Michele Sergio published in Il Roma on 09.12.2018 Originally from Abyssinia, consumed initially by the Arabs and produced mainly in Brazil, coffee has found undisputed homeland in the Belpaese; this is confirmed by the fact that the Italian terms...

Journey in the subsoil of Naples

There is nothing more beautiful than being tourists in your city. Oh yes, Naples offers always different ideas, a city that can be observed from the most disparate angles. It is certainly one of the few urban realities in the world that you can visit not only on the...