Updated: July 20, 2015

Our Favorite Travel Photos - View from inside the Blue Grotto on the island of Capri..

The dramatic island of Capri sits just off the coast of Italy, near the Amalfi Coast and Bay of Naples. Capri served as a playground and retreat for Roman Emperors, and even way back then they knew about the Blue Grotto. The Blue Grotto is a cave entered via a small, nearly submerged opening from the ocean. The sunlight coming through the entrance reflects off the bottom and creates a beautiful and eerie blue glow throughout the chamber..

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