Make your choice: silks for bespoke neckwear at E. Cappelli.
Neapolitan memories: mosaics from the Villa of the Comic Poet, Pompeii.
Neapolitan memories: the interior of a bar, decorated with pictures of Neapolitan stage and cinematic legends Totò and Peppino de Filippo.
Neapolitan memories: the faces of victory and defeat in the mosaic of Alexander the Great from the House of the Faun, Pompeii.
Baia, on the Gulf of Pozzuoli.
The Naples Diaries, VII.
Pompeii, inside an ancient Roman brothel (lupanar).
The Naples Diaries, VI.
Faces from a not so far away past.
From the Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples.
The Naples Diaries, IV.
Yours truly on the speaker’s podium in the forum of Pompeii.
The Naples Diaries, III.
Welcome refreshments at ancient Herculaneum.
The Naples Diaries, II.
Dinner reception, sort of, at our hotel.
Sorry about the location.
The Naples Diaries, I
The working desk of maestro Mario Talarico
-1 to the departure of the Italy study tour.
Trying to explain to students that when it comes to pizza toppings, like with many other things, less is more. Actually, except for mozzarella and basil, nothing at all is best.
Pictured: pizza at Antica Pizzeria da Michele, Naples.
-2 to the departure of the Italy study tour.
Trying to explain students what is meant by coffee in Italy, which does not include flat whites, moccaccinos, frappuccinos and what not. Oh, and it so much cheaper!
Pictured: Bar Mexico, Naples. Remember: all the roads lead to Rome, but most of them start from Naples.
Sartoria Davide Tofani, Naples.