There's a lot to experience in Campania, more than you can possibly imagine. You have to go to the Amalfi coast of course, but consult our travel articles below for more trip suggestions.
If this doesn't get your tastebuds watering, then we don't know what will. A menu we picked up from a restaurant in Positano. It forms part of a larger menu offering guests a taste of traditional dishes and desserts from the Amalfi Coast.
The largest submerged archaeological zone in the world sits off the coast at Pozzuoli between Capo di Posillipo and Capo Miseno.
Unlike the volcanic ash and lava which destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum this Roman territory was sent to the grave by underground activity which literally removed the foundations.
According to tradition, Valva in the Campania's Alta Valle Del Sele, province of Salerno, was founded by the ancient 'Ursenti'. In the 9th century it became the chosen base of Orso, the Conte di Conza, following repeated Saracen raids in the area.
The area of the "Alta Valle del Sele" lies in the foothills of the Appennine mountain range in the province of Salerno. In antiquity the area was inhabited by small, distinct tribes such as the Volcentani, Ursentini and Numestrani who united together for administrative purposes.