A 1.5km walk from the Villa Jovis, down Via Tiberio and Via Matermània, is the Arco Naturale, a huge rock arch formed by the pounding sea.
Certosa di San Giacomo
This picturesque monastery is generally considered to be the finest remaining example of Caprese architecture and today houses a school,...
Taverna Anema e Core
Lying beyond a humble exterior is one of the island’s most famous nightspots, Taverna Anema e Core, run by the charismatic Guido Lembo....
Tucked up a side street, this is a welcoming place jauntily decorated with strings of peppers and tambourines hung with ribbons. The...
Via Arco Naturale 13 · interesting places nearby
Le Grottelle information
This is a great place to impress your partner. Not so much for the food, which is decent enough – think simple pasta dishes followed by grilled fish, chicken or rabbit – but for its atmospheric setting. About 150m from the Arco Naturale, it’s got two dining areas, one set in a cave, the other, more appealing, on a terrace perched above a wooded hillside that slopes dramatically down to the sea.