Tempio di Serapide
Just east of the port, sunken in a leafy piazza, sits the Tempio di Serapide. Despite its name, it wasn't a temple at all, but an...
Rione Terra is Pozzuoli's oldest quarter and its ancient acropolis. Beneath the current cluster of 17th-century buildings lies an...
Mercato del Pesce di Pozzuoli
Pozzuoli's atmospheric fish market is just the spot for an appetising morning stroll. Good weather brings in the best catches, with...
Arenile di Bagnoli
The biggest of Naples’ beachside clubs. Order a pizza, catch a band or hit the beachside dance floor for thumping house under the stars....
It might just be a tiny hole-in-the-wall (okay, technically, there are two holes in the wall), but Exytus is a street cafe with a big...
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Anfiteatro Flavio information
The third-largest amphitheatre in Italy, the Anfiteatro Flavio could hold over 20,000 spectators and was occasionally flooded for mock naval battles. Wanted by Nero and completed by Vespasian (AD 69-79), its best-preserved remains lie under the main arena. Wander among the fallen columns and get your head around the complex mechanics involved in hoisting the caged wild beasts up to their waiting victims through the overhead 'skylights'.