Naples

Cathedral of Naples Finished in the early 1300s. Ferdinand I
A really sketchy faun. Featured in the opening credits of HBO's Rome. Sea life mosaic.
Mosaic depicting Alexander the Great defeating Darius III at the Battle of Issus. Taken from the House of the Faun in Pompeii. Darius III in the Chariot. Top floor of the Naples Archaeological Museum.
Naples Archaeological Museum City square Castel Nuovo as seen from the waterfront.
Looking back towards the city from the coast. Arch on the waterfront. The homeless guy washing himself really adds to the ambiance. Castel dell'Ovo
The Bay of Naples, with Mt. Vesuvius in the background. View from Castel dell'Ovo. Castel dell'Ovo defenses.
The waterfront. Castel dell'Ovo Legend is that a sorceror put a magical egg in the foundations in order to support the walls.
Piazza del Plebiscito Gioacchino Murat, a cavalry officer who was installed as the King of Naples by Napoleon Bonaparte. Charles of Anjou, who took part in the failed Seventh Crusade.
Frederick II of Hohenstaufen, Holy Roman Emperor from 1220 to 1250. Roger II, King of Sicily. Galleria Umberto I, a shopping mall.
Walking through downtown. Castel Nuovo Carving at the gate of Castel Nuovo.
The Church of Gesu Nuovo Fountain that dwarfs the surrounding buildings. Side street.
Piazza San Domenico Maggiore The Church of San Domenico Maggiore Church interior.
Looking back towards the church entrance. Sant'Angelo a Nilo San Paolo Maggiore
Napoli Sotterranea Walking through Napoli Sotterranea, an underground cistern Stay classy, Naples!

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