Capri

Capri might be in eyeshot of the Sorrento Peninsula, but it really is another world. Sundecks and sleek bistros mingle by impossibly blue Mediterranean waters. Opulent villas hide beneath perfectly shaped stone pines. Cacti clutch the cliffs and gaze towards the sculpted tops of Monte Solaro. Ever since Tiberius, Rome’s most job-shy emperor, came to the island for his debaucherous parties, the world’s celebs have been flocking for fun in the sun. So, keep an eye out for glitzy yachts. Also expect to have to loosen the purse strings a little – Capri ain’t cheap!

Capri might be in eyeshot of the Sorrento Peninsula, but it really is another world. Sundecks and sleek bistros mingle by impossibly blue Mediterranean waters. Opulent villas hide beneath perfectly shaped stone pines. Cacti clutch the cliffs and gaze towards the sculpted tops of Monte Solaro. Ever since Tiberius, Rome’s most job-shy emperor, came to the island for his debaucherous parties, the world’s celebs have been flocking for fun in the sun. So, keep an eye out for glitzy yachts. Also expect to have to loosen the purse strings a little – Capri ain’t cheap!    

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