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"Spaccanapoli is a long, narrow street that cuts through the heart of Naples' historic center. The street's name, which means "Naples splitter," is derived from the fact that it seems to divide the city in two. Along Spaccanapoli, visitors can find a wealth of historical and cultural landmarks, including the Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli, the Church of Gesù Nuovo, and the Church of San Domenico Maggiore. In addition to its many landmarks, Spaccanapoli is also home to a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and cafes. Visitors can sample local delicacies like pizza, pastries, and coffee, or shop for handmade crafts and souvenirs at the many street vendors and artisanal shops that line the street."
"✏️ Spaccanapoli is a long line of streets that seems to divide the historic center of the city in two and this can be easily seen from a view point like Castel Sant'Elmo. The name means "Napoli splitter", it starts at Piazza Gesù Nuovo and the streets that form it are Via Benedetto Croce, Via San Biagio dei Librai and Via Vicaria Vecchia. "
"Spaccanapoli is the straight and narrow main street that traverses the old, historic center of the city of Naples, Italy. The name is a popular usage and means, literally, "Naples splitter". The name is derived from the fact that it is very long and from above it seems to divide that part of the city"

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