This wonderful square is one of most known symbols of Naples. Located in the heart of the historic center, at the end of Via Toledo, it is over 25 thousand square meters large, and it is framed by the famous colonnade that culminates with the Church of San Francesco di Paola. The square is an important neapolitan meeting point, and it hosts many important events every year.
At the center of the square there are two equestrian statues. Tourists, starting from Porta di Palazzo Reale, should try to cross them blindfolded.
A legend has it that once in a month Queen Margaret conceded to one of his prisoners to save his life, only if he could pass this test. No one ever succeeded, due to the slope of the floor […]