Naples, founded by Cumans, was one of the most important cities of Magna Grecia. The city reached its development peak during Borbone family’s reign, as witnesses by the most ancient railway in Italy. Naples lies in the middle of the homonymous gulf and has numerous cultural and touristic highlights, such as the biggest old town in Europe and UNESCO world heritage site, the underground of Naples with its tunnels, the park of Capodimonte, the green area around the homonymous royal palace. The port, situated in the most northern creek of the gulf, is one of the most important port of Italy for both passengers and containers traffic. Port of Naples departures and arrivals: Cagliari, Palermo, Catania, Capri, Ischia, Procida, Sorrento, Ponza and Isole Eolie. Sailing companies operating from and to Naples are: Tirrenia, GNV Snav, New TTT Lines and NLG.