Castellammare di Stabia
Castellammare is known as "City of Water", in fact, in his famous Terme there are over 28 mineral water springs, sodium chloride and sulfur.
The waters to their characteristics and to the variety of their chemical composition of medicinal and pharmacological action allow to run within the same therapeutic efficacy of the spa treatments as cures terapiche balneo and mud, inhalations and dermocosmetics.
Castellammare di Stabia is the birthplace of the painters Giuseppe Bonito and Enrico Gaeta, playwrights and actors Raffaele Viviani and Annibale Ruccello, the musicians Luigi Denza creator of the famous song "Funiculi Funicula" and Michele Esposito.
The Cathedral, the Churches, the Medieval Castle and other monuments and works of art add charm to this city and are reminders of great cultural and historical interest.
Moreover Archaeological Excavations have unearthed Roman villas of great grandeur and elegance and Stabiano Museum with its exhibits proof of the historical importance of the city, like Pompeii was destroyed by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD.