Naples

R.M.S. “MAURETANIA”
MEDITERRANEAN CRUISE

Special Notice: With particular regard to shopping facilities, only a few of the many stores are mentioned. It is possible you will find others which you may prefer to those we have listed.

NAPLES

Cunard 7

  • NAME OF LANDING PLACE:
    Maritime Station.
  • PLACES OF INTEREST IN THE VICINITY:
    Pompeii, 15 miles for Naples.
    Ercolano, 7 miles for Naples.
    Vesuvius, 22 miles for Naples.
    Sorrento, 33 miles for Naples.
    Amalfi, 45 miles for Naples.
    Solfatara, 8 miles for Naples.
    Capri, 18 miles for Naples.
    Ischia, 18 miles for Naples.
  • PRICES OF TAXIS, BUSES, Etc.:
    Taxis: – According to taximeter.
    Tram cars and buses, Lire 40/50.
  • PRINCIPAL THEATRE:
    San Carlo Theatre
  • PRINCIPAL RESTAURANTS:
    Transatlantico, Borgo Marinaro.
    D’Angelo, Via Aniello Falcone.
    Giuseppone a Mare, Discesa Car Posillipo.
  • PRINCIPAL CAFES:
    Rosso E. Nero, Via Partenope, 11.
    Caflish, Via Partenope, 15-18.
    Middleton, Via Parenope, 4.
    Gambrinus, Piazza Trieste and Trento.
    Motta, Via Roma.
    Hotel Royal, Via Partenope.
    La Conchiglia, Via Morelli, 11.
    Taverna, Via A Falcone.
    Trocadero, Via Nazario Sauro, 5.
    La Tavolozz, Via A Falcone.
    Shaker Club, Via Nazario Sauro.

Cunard 8

  • SPECIALITIES OF FOOD AND LOCAL WINE:
    Vermicelli Alle Vongole: Dressed with oil sauce and mussels.
    Macheroni Al Ragu: With special aromatic condiment (meat gravy and tomatoes).
    Pizza Napoletana: Baked flour dressed with oil,tomatoes mozzarella.
    Zuppa Di Pesce: Composed of bread or crackers soaked in fish soup.
    Wines: Capri Bianco, Ischia, red Gragnano, Falerno, Monte Procida.
  • SHOPPING CENTRES:

NAPLES

Gloves and handbags: Barra, 27-28 Via San Carlo.
Jewellery, cameos, tortoise shell: A. de Caro, 169-171 Santa Lucia; G. Apa, Torre del Greco; M. & G. Donadio, 137-139, Santa Lucia; del Porto, 165, Santa Lucia.
Men’s Shops: S. Balbi, 260 Via Chiaia; Corrado de Ciccio, 82 Via Chiaia; G. Marino, 248 Via Roma; M. Balbi, 266 Via Roma.
Sportswear: Luisa Spagnoli, 200 Via Chiaia.
Leather goods: Piccini, 145 Via Chiaia.
Italian shoes: Salvatore Ferragamo, 60 Piazza Martiri.

SORRENTO

Linens: A. E. Fiorentino, 28 Via Luigi de Maio; A. Di Leva, 144 Corsa Italia; T. Gargiulo, 152 Corsa Italia.

ROME

Leather goods: Antinori, 45-47 Via Francesca Crispi; Righini, 45 Piazza de Spagna.
Jewellery: Bulgari, Via Condotti; Furst, Via Vissolati; G. Tutuzi, 21 Via Sistina.
Gloves: A. Manco, Piazza de Spagna; Luisa Spagnoli, Via Veneto.
Ties, scarves, dressing gowns; Brioni, 79 Via Barberini; Son and Man, Via Condotti.
Men’s shops: Ibbas, Via Condotti; Cucci, 67 Via Condotti.

  • RATE OF EXCHANGE:
    1730 Lire to £1 approximately.

Sunrise – 05.21 hours. Sunset – 18.45 hours.

Average temperature – 51 to 63 degrees Fahrenheit.

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