A serrated hunk of volcanic rock that’s the smallest (population ten thousand) and nearest island to Naples, Procida has managed to fend off the kind of tourist numbers that have flooded into Capri and Ischia. It lacks the spectacle, or variety, of both islands, though it compensates with extra room and extra peace. For the most part, Procida’s appeal lies in its opportunities to swim and eat in relative peace.

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