- Ischia is Capri's sister island, without the VIP status. It's more real, more genuine
- Mantova contains a "city within a city" -- the 34,000-square-meter home of a powerful Renaissance family
- Ventotene is a small isle close to Rome and a former jail center for lustful Roman noble women and later anti-Fascists
(CNN)Tired of Rome? Done Milan? Kids start crying whenever you suggest another EM Forster tour of Florence?