Newspapers

  • Newspapers If your Italian is up to it, try reading Naples' major daily newspapers Il Mattino or Corriere del Mezzogiorno. The latter is the southern spin-off of Italy's leading daily, Corriere della Sera. The national La Repubblica also has a Neapolitan section.

Radio & Television

  • Radio Tune into state-owned Italian RAI Radio 1, RAI Radio 2 and intellectual heavyweight RAI Radio 3 (www.rai.it), which broadcast all over Italy and abroad. The region's plethora of contemporary-music stations includes Radio Kiss Kiss (www.kisskiss.it).
  • Television Switch on the box to watch the state-run RAI-1, RAI-2 and RAI-3 (www.rai.it), and the main commercial stations (mostly run by the Mediaset company founded by Silvio Berlusconi): Canale 5 (www.mediaset.it/canale5), Italia 1 (www.mediaset.it/italia1), Rete 4 (www.mediaset.it/rete4) and La 7 (www.la7.it).