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Positano’s legendary Oyster Bar at Le Sirenuse.

THE AMALFI COAST AND CAPRI S E V E N D AY S I N I T A LY ’ S S E A S I D E P A R A D I S E

Located in Italy’s Campania region, the Amalfi Coast is a

and environs can easily be explored in a day or two. Don’t

place where land, sea and sky strike such a note of such

miss the town of Amalfi, whose Duomo di Sant’Andrea

otherworldly perfection that the region is best approached

has a marvelously painted façade; lunch at Lo Scoglio,

by boat in order to take in the panorama. Here are the

an incredible seafood eatery that’s best reached via

most memorable stops along the coast and on the nearby

boat; and a languorous boat cruise along the coast, from

island of Capri.

which you can see the scenic villages built into the steep rock face. Dinners here are lengthy affairs, especially at

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the two-Michelin-starred Don Alfonso 1890, one of the

“Positano bites deep,” wrote John Steinbeck of the

region’s most acclaimed restaurants. The coast’s most

coastal fishing town that is the epitome of Amalfi chic,

iconic properties, Le Sirenuse and Hotel Santa Caterina,

with stunning sea views, and authentic restaurants and

have incredible locations high above the sea, making

cafés. Often a first stop on an Amalfi itinerary, Positano

them romantic spots for sunset aperitifs.

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