Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Capri Town

La Parisienne

First opened in 1906 (yes, that is not a misprint!), and best known for introducing Capri pants in the 1960s – famously worn by Audrey Hepburn, who bought them here – La Parisienne can run you up a made-to-measure p…
Drinks in Anacapri & Around

Limoncello Capri Canale Massimo

Don’t be put off by the gaudy yellow display: this historic shop stocks some of the island’s best limoncello. In fact, it was here that the drink was first concocted (or at least that is the claim). Apparently, the …
Cosmetics in Capri Town

Carthusia I Profumi di Capri

Allegedly, Capri’s famous floral perfume was established in 1380 by the prior of the Certosa di San Giacomo. Caught unawares by a royal visit, he displayed the island’s most beautiful flowers for the queen. Changing…
Food in Sant’Angelo & the South Coast


Stock up on a mouth-watering selection of local produce, from spicy peperoncino (chilli peppers), rum-soaked babà and lemon-cream cannoncelli (pastry filled with lemon cream) to Ischian wine and the ubiquitous limon…
Food in Ischia Porto & Ischia Ponte

Antica Macelleria di Francesco Esposito

This century-old deli is gourmet foodie heaven. Drop in from 8am for fresh mozzarella and wood-fired casareccio bread, plus a lip-smacking choice of cheese, prosciutto, homemade peperoncino salami and marinated pepp…
Fashion & Accessories in Ischia Porto & Ischia Ponte

Judith Major

Despite the headmistressy name, this boutique is the exclusive stockist of Italian label Brunello Cucinelli. The look is Polo Ralph Lauren with a sexy Italian twist: cashmere sweaters, suave shirts, blazers and chic…
Drinks in Procida

Enoteca Borgo Antico

This slick little bottle shop stocks the best of Campanian vino and a smattering of other Italian drops. The friendly owner will advise you (in Italian) of the best local wines and the best deals. Limoncello and a w…
Food in Ischia Porto & Ischia Ponte

Atelier delle Dolcezze

A fabulous modern chocolatier, combining ranks of sweet chocolate treats with sumptuous artisanal ice cream. The prettily wrapped boxes make good gifts.
Books in Ischia Porto & Ischia Ponte

Libreria Imagaenaria

A beautiful old-school bookshop in Ischia Ponte with armchairs, plies of multilingual tomes and some fine local prints on sale too.
Ceramics in Ischia Porto & Ischia Ponte

Filippo Cianciarelli

Filippo is a highly original artist who creates vividly patterned pieces, including striking, tall, pyramid-shaped vases, tiled pictures with abstract themes and smaller, easy-to-pack plates, mugs and the like. Disp…