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Capri, Italy

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Sure, noon
in Capri Town can be a tourist swarm, but the bulk of visitors depart on the
last ferry back to Naples or Sorrento—leaving the island blissfully free for
lovers. And this dramatically craggy outcrop, a Mediterranean Garden of Eden
splashed with floral color and perfumed by lemon trees and herb gardens, has
remained a magnet for the A-list since antiquity, when Emperor Tiberius set up
camp here.

World's Most Romantic Islands 2010

Capri, Italy

Sure, noon
in Capri Town can be a tourist swarm, but the bulk of visitors depart on the
last ferry back to Naples or Sorrento—leaving the island blissfully free for
lovers. And this dramatically craggy outcrop, a Mediterranean Garden of Eden
splashed with floral color and perfumed by lemon trees and herb gardens, has
remained a magnet for the A-list since antiquity, when Emperor Tiberius set up
camp here.

Jon Arnold Images Ltd / Alamy

World's Most Romantic Islands 2010

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