Assisi & St Francis. - Learn about St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of Italy, and Umbria Region.
Exploring Pozzuoli. - A tour of the port of Pozzuoli where you can catch ferries and hydrofoils to Capri and Ischia. See also the historical Center.
Transportation from JFC to Naples. – How to use public transportation from JFC. Visit Naples Central Station and learn the national train system.
Transportation from Support Site to Naples. - Learn transportation from the Support Site to Naples Central Station and the national train system.
Shoe Alley Visit. - Transportation from JFC to Shoe Alley, and shop at this market.
Shop at Gricignano Market. - Visit and shop at the local Gricignano open air market.
How to make homemade wine. – Everything about the different wine-making techniques.
Neapolitan Espresso Coffee: Learn about the origins of coffee, a few secrets on how to make an authentic homemade espresso, and more. Enjoy a caffe`…
Shopping on the Economy; Discover good shopping areas in Naples. Visit open air markets and wine stores
Transportation and Pizza in Naples: Take local transportation to downtown Naples and visit some of the oldest and most famous Pizza Restaurants where you will enjoy a real Margherita pizza.
Exploring Aversa: Aversa is a city full of history, just ten minutes from the Support Site. It has an historical center with an 11th century cathedral, a Norman castle, and good shopping areas. The ICR field trip offers you a great opportunity to explore it.
Exploring your surrounding area by public transportation: Mergellina. Learn how to get to Mergellina and explore the famous seafront.
Caserta by train: A great opportunity to go to Caserta by train and visit the imposing royal palace and the Park.
Walking through the Egg Castle: Learn the legends and the history of this famous Castle.
Make Limoncello: A great learning experience! Make your own limoncello, the traditional lemon liquor.
Visit a Fresh Pasta Store: Learn how fresh pasta is made; the different types, prices and enjoy the taste!
Olive oil & organic products: Enjoy the taste of olive oil and learn about health food products.
Hand-on-experience in a ceramic studio: This visit to the ceramic studio enables participants to become familiar with and personally experience pottery works.
Discover the beautiful hill of Posillipo & the Virgiliano Park: Walk through the Virgiliano Park with its breathtaking view and discover some of the most beautiful areas of Naples.
Montenuovo & Averno lake: Learn transportation to the Phlegraean Fields and learn about this unique historical area with craters and volcanic fissures.
Things to see and do in Naples: During this classroom presentation, participants learn about the most popular and traditional areas of Naples.
Hand Gestures: Learn about the meanings of the many hand gestures used in Naples and especially those not to use.
Pizza & Zoo for families: A chance for children (5 to 10 yrs old) to visit the Neapolitan Zoo. For lunch we will enjoy a pizza in one of the local restaurants.
Easy Italian: Introduction to basic Italian language and conversation.
Wines of Campania: Participants become familiar with the finest and most famous wines of the Campania region, such as: Greco di Tufo, Aglianico del Taburno, Asprino, Taurasi, Lachryma Chrysti. A great opportunity to learn about combinations of wines with food, and price range.
Neapolitan Cooking: Want to learn to cook some authentic Neapolitan dishes from a Neapolitan? These hands-on classes will help you to prepare and enjoy traditional Neapolitan recipes.
Fruits, Vegetables, and the Mediterranean Diet: Why buy produce in season? What’s the big deal? When is the best time to buy “blood” oranges, bell peppers, zucchini, and tomatoes?
Discover the “Sweet Heart” of Naples: Join us in a unique pastry-hopping tour. Become familiar with typical local pastries, ice cream, and cakes and how to order them. This seminar also includes visiting a pastry “lab” where you can actually see how pastries and cakes are made..
Cheese, Italian, Please: Did you know that Italy produces hundreds of cheeses besides mozzarella, ricotta, provolone, and parmigiano? Learn how to purchase cheeses and how they “marry” with certain foods and wines. Cheese tasting is included.
Mozzarella: Learn about the origin and properties of mozzarella, the cheese for which the Campania region is famous. Included are a few traditional recipes.