Elite Shopping: Chiaia
DOBEDOO – In Chiaia area you will find the main high fashion stores.
Everyone needs a walk among the great fashion brands in the fabulous Chiaia neighbourhood: the walk can start from Via dei Mille and continue on via Filangieri, via Poerio and via Calabritto. You will fall in love with the many sartorial and handicraft shops, such as the beautiful hand-made Tramontano handbags according to a special Neapolitan tradition.
For those who love interior furnishings, a special area is vicoletto Belledonne, where there are a lot of shops selling lamps, glass or wood furnishings and extravagant stuffs, both in antique and modern style. At the end of the walk you’ll arrive to Piazza Vittoria where you can remain near the Villa Comunale, admiring the panorama of the seafront.
Antique trade’s lovers can not miss the antique market, which is held in the Villa Comunale every third weekend of the month (Saturday and Sunday). In this square you’ll find also the shop-museum of Marinella, which in recent years has become an establishment of handicraft and a must-have of Neapolitan tailoring. You definitely have to buy a tie here!
Continuing from Piazza dei Martiri, where you can admire other important showcases such as Armani and Ferragamo, you’ll arrive to the pedestrian area of the Chiaia Riviera, where you can take a walk through many shops accessible to all pockets.
To reach this area you have to take the metro line 2 that connects Pozzuoli with San Giovanni, stopping to Piazza Garibaldi, and get off when you arrive to Piazza Amedeo.