Sunday, August 26, 2012

"GUGLIELMO MARCONI" at Naples today

 "GUGLIELMO MARCONI" will be docked in Naples just before 10am, the ship will stay until 23.00, more passengers will embark mainly for Australia
 NAPOLI is the capital of the province of CAMPANIA and the third largest city in Italy, after Rome and Milan, the historic city centre is the largest in Europe and is listed as a World Heritage Centre
One of the most famous Italian tenors of all time was born in Naples in 1873, ENRICO CARUSO sang at the major opera houses of Europe, North and South America, his career span for over 25 years and most of his work is today immortalized on digital downloads and CD's, he died with just 48 years of age

The city of NAPOLI and POMPEI are the two shore excursions available today for the GUGLIELMO MARCONI passengers. POMPEI is one of the most popular attractions in Italy, this Roman town was partially buried after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, the town was lost for nearly 1700 years before being rediscovered in 1748, today also a UNESCO World Heritage Centre with an average of over 2 million visitors per year.

"GUGLIELMO MARCONI" departs Napoli for Messina at 23.00
Temperature today at Napoli : 30
Distance to Messina : 171 nm
E.T.A. Messina : 09.00 tomorrow
Average speed : 19.50 Knots

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