CAPRI

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FACTS / Capri is an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, off the Sorrentine Peninsula.  It's on the south side of the Gulf of Naples, which is the in the Campania region of Italy.  The main town Capri, shares the name and has been a resort since the time of the Roman Republic.  

Features of the island are the Marina Piccola or "little harbor", the Belvedere of Tragara (a panoramic promenade lined with villas), the town of Anacapri, the Blue Grotto and the ruins of the Imperial Roman villa.  Capri is part of the region of Campania, Province of Naples. The town of Capri is the island's main population center.  

Capri is a tourist destination for both Italians and foreigners. In the 1950s Capri became a popular destination. In summer, the island is heavily visited by tourists, especially by day trippers from Naples and Sorrento.The center of Capri is the Piazza.Capri is home to the Mediterranean bush, the Arboreal Euphorbia, and the Ilex Wood.

The native inhabitants on the island include quails, robins, peregrine falcons, woodcocks, geckos, red goldfish, sargos, groupers, and the blue lizard of the Faraglioni. Capri has seven museums and monuments. 


VIEW / The top of the world at Anacapri

 


STAY / Caesar Augustus Hotel

SWIM / Double layer infinity pools at Caesar Augustus 

ENJOY / View from hotel cafe
EXPLORE / The Blue Grotto

The Island is known for the Blue Grotto, which is the most visited attraction. The "Grotta Azzurra" was discovered in the 19th century by foreign tourists and has been a phenomenon ever since. On one side of the grotto are the remains of ancient Roman rock, with a narrow cavern.

SHOP / Capri

TASTE / Limoncello
 SHOP ONLINE / CHIO di Stefania D.

 

 

 

SEE The Blue Groto

BRIC'S Capri

BRIC'S Capri