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favouriteplacesAGNES HOWARD, CNI FORT LAUDERDALE Côte d'Azur, France"As far as I'm concerned, the style and glamour of the French Riviera is whatyachting is all about. There is simply no better way to enjoy this alluringcoastline than from the decks of a superyacht. The stretch of coastline fromSt Tropez to Monaco has it all. Anchor off Pampelonne Beach and take thetender ashore for a long, lazy lunch at Club 55, stroll along the designerboutiques that line the stylish Croisette in Cannes, and enjoy yourself at thecasinos and bars of Monaco. For the ultimate gastronomic experience, I alwaysrecommend that clients head to Alain Ducasse's three-Michelin-starred LouisXV restaurant at the Hôtel de Paris in Monaco.  "Aside from its glitz, the Côte d'Azur is the perfect place to wander aroundmarkets, mountain-bike across hills, and linger in quaint cafés. If timeallows, include Portofino, Italy, on your itinerary. The approach to thisprotected port is magical. Step ashore in the late afternoonand relax onthe balcony of the Hotel Splendido. As the sun sets, take in the sights ofthis idyllic port, which will include your yacht - it is just about the bestview imaginable." nTINA MONTZKA, CNI ANTIBESAmalfi Coast, Italy"For me, the beauty and tranquillity of the Amalfi Coast makes it theideal cruising destination. The combination of old-world charm and Italy'sappreciation of the finer things in life mean you can experience a little bitof everything: culture, fantastic cuisine and stunning landscapes. I recommendspending a few days cruising to the islands of Ischia and Capri. Visit theboutiques and restaurants around the small fishing village of San Angelo onIschia, or unwind in the thermal spas of this volcanic region. The fashionableisland of Capri is just a short cruise from Ischia. Take the small train to thebeautiful hilltop village of Anacapri, crowded with chic boutiques, restaurantsand bars. Back on the mainland, the famous coastal towns of Positano,Sorrento and Ravello offer their fair share of attractions. Anchor off Positano,a charming hilly town with a great harbour for watersports. Further south,step ashore at the colourful town of Amalfi and explore the Amalfi Cathedral,or venture further inland to the ruins of Pompeii."From the Amalfi Coast, take an overnight cruise to the Aeolian Islandsand Sicily for an extended itinerary." THE EXPERTScruising destinationsSPRING-SUMMER 2011I sea&iI53