Ten of Italy's best islands
Italy is known for Sicily, Sardinia and the luxurious Capri, but what about the country's more obscure isles? After hearing today that a New Zealand businessman snapped up a slice of Italian paradise after paying €2.94m for Budelli island, The Local decided to take a look at some of Italy's other gems.
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LA MADDALENA, renowned for its beaches, is the largest of the Maddalena archipelago, which lies between Sardinia and Corsica. A causeway connects it to Caprera island, the former home of Italy's revolutionary politician, Giuseppe Garibaldi.