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28 July 2014

Practical Facts: How to Visit Pompeii

Our docents give the best tips and tricks for how to explore the incredible site of Pompeii, just a short trip from Naples.

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17 November 2013

Win a free Context Family Walk in Italy (and a drawing kit!)

Want to win a free family walk in Italy? Learn how to enter our contest and win!

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Learning on our Daily Life in Venice for Families

4 June 2013

Why You Should Skip San Gimignano: 3 Alternate Excursions

We tell you why you should think about skipping San Gimignano, Pompeii, and Siracusa during your next trip to Italy.

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13 March 2013

Practical Facts: How to Tip When Abroad

Our guide to tipping across our European and Asian cities is full of surprises.

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22 February 2013

Slideshow: Inside Naples

Get an insider’s view on Naples, one of our favorite Italian cities.

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As Italy's third largest city, Naples can be an underrated venue for tourists.  Our Naples Welcome Kit helps unravel the city for visitors, giving inside tips on how to tackle one of Italy's most vibrant cities.

21 January 2013

Best Hands-on Activities for Traveling Families

Looking for something active and hands-on for your family? See our list of picks from across our cities.

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3 March 2012

Where to Rent a Wheelchair in Italy

In keeping with the spirit of our mobility program services, we have put together resource lists for wheelchair rental in our various cities. The Italian cities in which we operate face their own unique challenges, from the bridges in Venice to the cobbled streets to Rome. While some museums do provide foldable wheelchairs, their quality and availability can be variable and limited to that particular site. The following is a list of pharmacies and medical supply stores that provide wheel chair rentals.

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Jessica Stewart  |  21 Comments

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20 February 2012

Naples Photo of the Day: Certosa di San Martino

Our photo of the day takes us up to the Vomero Hill in Naples.

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14 February 2012

Summer Camp in Paris

Learn about our new Summer Camp program. How it works and how you could take advantage of it!

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31 January 2012

Off the Beaten Path: Tours in the Public Interest

At Context, our philosophy has always been about promoting and protecting the cultural heritage in each of the cities in…

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17 December 2011

Struffoli, A Holiday Recipe from Naples

It would not be a holiday in Naples without seeing the delicious dessert known as struffoli in homes around the city. Alberto Serino, who designed our new cooking lesson in Naples, was kind enough to send along an authentic recipe just in time for the holiday season.

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12 December 2011

Holiday Events in Rome, Venice, Florence and Naples

One of the best things about being in Italy for the holidays, is soaking up all of the sights and…

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Liz Roller  |  2 Comments

Neapolitan Nativity Figurines

10 November 2011

The Case for Naples (Context City of Literature 2011)

Docent Fiorella Squillante gives the case for Naples as we continue the search for Context City of Literature 2011.

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16 September 2011

Fall Exhibitions in Italy

The Fall season brings a number of interesting exhibitions to our Italian cities – one being so especially interesting that we have crafted a special guided visit just for the occasion.

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4 July 2011

Neapolitan Cuisine ‘Melanzane a Scarpone’

Neapolitan cuisine has a rich history extending back centuries with locals carrying recipes down generation by generation.  At Context we…

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Jessica Stewart  |  10 Comments

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26 March 2011

Context Travel Launches Mobility Program

Context Travel announces the launch of its Mobility Program, dedicated to accessible travel.

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