Spaccanapoli is a straight and narrow main street that crosses the historic centre of Naples. In Neapolitan slang, “spaccare” means “divide”. Since 1995 the historical centre of Naples is part of UNESCO heritage.
Naples is famous for its crib tradition, the “presepe” and San Gregorio Armeno in the old town is the street of the nativity scene makers. Here you can admire a lot of shops with creative nativity scenes and figurines in all variations. Besides the Jesus and Madonna figurines you will also find some little statues of current celebrities.
FOOD IN NAPLES
Pizza is a typical dish of the Neapolitan tradition that is known all over the world and is a specialty in Neaples.
Coffee is a typical napolitan drink, created in 1450 in Yemen and in 1591 was exported in Italy by Prospero Alpini.