Visit the Teatro di San Carlo
This opera and ballet theater was built in 1737 by order of King Charles VII of Bourbon who wanted to assert his royal power through the presence of a grand theater. It’s red and gold decor is frilled with opulence and it’s stage has showcased some of the most talented artists in Italy and the world.
Why is it bucket list worthy?
It is the world’s oldest working theater and is rampant with historical significance.