City Guide: Aerin Lauder on Capri

June 24, 2016

Just back from a trip to Italy, we asked beauty, home and accessories pro Aerin Lauder to share her favorite spots to dine, drink and shop in Capri. Read on to see Aerin's favorite spots plus everything you need to pack for your next trip!


Capri, Italy

Describe the city in 3 words:

Special. Happy. Summer.

Easiest Way to Get Around:


Best View of the City:

At the end of Via Tragara, you can see the beautiful Faraglioni.


Hotel You Always Stay At: Scalinatella, Via Tragara 8

Spot to Get Pampered: Quisi Beauty, the spa at the Quissisana, Via Camerelle 2


Best Spot to Grab a Cocktail: Bar Tiberio (Piazza Umberto) in the square or the front terrace at the Quissisana.

Three Restaurants to Visit: Da Paolino, La Fontelina and Conca del Sogno (not in Capri, but a 40 min boat ride away).


Souvenir to Bring Home: Limoncello and coral charms.

Best Place to Shop: Carthusia and Russo Capri.

Favorite Family Activity: Taking a Gozzo (traditional Caprese boat) for a swim then having them drop us off for lunch at one of the seaside restaurants.

Tourist Spot You Love: Gelateria Buonocore, Via Roma 36


Travel Essentials: The AERIN Weekender Bag, which is perfect for travel, some beautiful and colorful tunics, the AERIN Mediterranean Honeysuckle fragrance and rollerball, a straw hat and the AERIN Rose Hand & Body Cream for constant moisturizing.

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Shop the Look: Orchid Upcollar Jacket

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“The Wynwood Shorts which go perfect with my AERIN gold sandals and the Desert Lace Inset Blouse, perfect for day or night.”

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Shop the Look: Wynwood Shorts

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Shop the Look: Desert Lace Inset Blouse

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