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Cameo Factory de Paola

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Unexpected treat

We stopped here as part of a trip to Herculaneum It was fascinating and we managed to pick up a... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Carluke, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful shop

My family and I came here to buy a necklace and it was absolutely beautiful and of great qualityl... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Caitlyn G
Milan, Italy
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  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
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Via Annibale Caccavello 67/69, 80129, Naples, Italy
+39 081 1916 8284
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped here as part of a trip to Herculaneum It was fascinating and we managed to pick up a special souvenir of our cruise trip - a beautiful and unique cameo pendant Well worth the stop

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

My family and I came here to buy a necklace and it was absolutely beautiful and of great qualityl. The people in the shop were very friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Caitlyn G
chicchina13, Proprietario at Cameo Factory de Paola, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018
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grazie delle belle parole!!!!

Reviewed 19 September 2018

My husband and I were walking up the hill to the Castle and happened upon Giovanni. He was just coming back from his “lunch break” and offered to walk us to the Castle. Started talking about his trip to Brooklyn to visit family. Very engaging,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Theresa F
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We met a gentleman while walking up to Castel Sant'Elmo who told us about his cameo factory and were enticed into his shop. It was really interesting to see how the cameos were made especially as my mother bought one in Naples over 70 years...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank IreneCanberra
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I was on a tour and we stopped at this shop. It was nice things which it mostly makes. A lot of jewelry. I bought a sword. It's an ok stop.More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LostALot22
chicchina13, Proprietario at Cameo Factory de Paola, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018
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Grazie per le belle parole!!!! Mi può spiegare cosa significa ho comprato una spada? In attesa della sua risposta la...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

It was really cool to see how the cameos were made. Who knew they were made from conches? They are quite pricey so if you want one be ready to put some money aside! My favorite items weren't actually the cameos at all. I loved...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank BrittneyLikeSpears
Reviewed 29 May 2017

As mentioned in other reviews it is likely that you may be approached by a gentleman on his way up the hill to the castle who will tell you about his factory and entice you to visit as he did to us. It is a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank CaymanMike
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I was bent on getting a cameo while in Naples, and Google Maps showed me a "20 minute walk" to Cameo Factory de Paola. Much to my dismay, I realized the "walk" was entirely an uphill climb from my hotel in the Spanish Quarter--and by...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank AngieChan13
Reviewed 20 April 2017

In the morning, it will likely be Giovanni, in the afternoon Joseph or another. Either way, you'll be encouraged to visit the cameo factory around the corner. And, you'll likely see quality goods at high prices. The material is not knock-offs (they'll be in the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Bin_travelin_1
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Hey there, I too was smitten by a fellow named Joseph! He must have seen us coming and we must have looked pretty stupid for him to begin the spill about showing us how to get up to the top of the lookout via the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank helenbru
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