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Insiders Guide: Capri

DO

Walk the scenic Via Tragara for great views of the island

Go to church of San Michele in Anacapri to admire the majolica painted floor and one of the prettiest churches in Italy

Explore the Gardens of Caesar Augustus for outstanding views of the Faraglioni rocks and picturesque views of the sea and the Via Krupp

Take a boat trip around the island. Check out the Blue Grotto

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View from the Gardens of Caesar Augustus

DRINK

Have aperitivo on the front terrace of the Grand Hotel Quisisana

Hang out on the piazzetta at night when it becomes the social centre of the island. Have drinks at the hip yet cozy Bar Tiberio.

Pick up a lemon granita at one of the outdoor stands. The one on the way to the Gardens of Caesar Augustus has gelato too!

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Drinks at Bar Tiberio on the piazzetta

DINE

For a true taste of Capri have a meal in the lemon groves at ristorante Da Paolino. And make sure to leave room for dessert and their heavenly lemon profiteroles! Via Palazzo a Mare, 11

Ristorante Ai Faraglioni offers outdoor dining with a view. Try the marinated anchovies a traditional local dish. Via Camerelle, 75

La Capannina restaurant serves traditional Italian cuisine. Friendly trattoria, very close to the piazzetta has all the favourites on the menu. Via Listrieri, 32

 Have coffee and some of the best pastries at Buonocore. Via Vittorio Emanuele 35

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Entrance to Da Paolino