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Promenade on the sea. More care is needed

That's a promenade approximately 1 km long, with beautiful buildings (the Aquarium above all) and... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2012
Has huge potential

It just needs a lawn mower & a few dog pooh dust bins & this place would be a really spectacular... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2018
London, United Kingdom
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19 Nov 2018
“Has huge potential”
8 Jun 2018
“This park could be spectacular”
This old city park extends for nearly a mile along the bay and provides plenty of shady trees, fountains, a pedestrian walkway and the Aquarium.
Piazza della Repubblica e Piazza, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

It just needs a lawn mower & a few dog pooh dust bins & this place would be a really spectacular park by the sea & encompassing some beautiful buildings. Shame that they have not done anything. look at the stunning English Park in Palermo....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This park is located between piazzas Vittoria and della Repubblica and includes a number of structures and monuments; Anton Dohrn Zoological Station (the Aquarium), Monumento a Giambattista Vico, Monumento ad Armando Diaz, roller skating rink, tennis court, fountains and food outlets. It looks as if...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Yes the park is run down but people still seem to enjoy going there. There were children playing in the play park and people walking their dogs and also a few joggers. Altogether an enjoyable stroll through the park. In enjoyed looking at the statues...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Spending a day sightseeing in Chiaia district and after great visits to the Fondazione Plart and the Villa Pignatelli, thought this would be an ok place to eat my lunch before heading up to the Palazzo delle Arti (PAN) . Wrong. The gardens are neglected...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

The villa extends from Piazza Vittoria around up the American embassy. The central section it includes the sound box, the aquarium, several pavilions and Tennis Club as well as numerous statues and fountains... nice place

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank shek2005
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Thought this would be a great place to sit and eat my lunch mid travel, but no. A very run down and neglected piece of land. The potential is definitely there in such a beautiful place, but alas not at present

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Reviewed 20 October 2012

Nice place to walk now they have closed the main road along the bayside.Great views of the bay and the city. Quite a few different events organised at from the Pizza Village to music and sporting events.

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 10 July 2012

That's a promenade approximately 1 km long, with beautiful buildings (the Aquarium above all) and the sea on one side. I think there should be more care for this site. The statues are full of "graffiti". There are many dusty areas which should be turned...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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