The small archipelago of islands Pontine, compound of six small islands (Ponza, Ventotène, Palmarola, Zannone, Gavi, Santo Stefano ...) attracts the enthusiasts of veil. It is not rare to perceive, on the bridge of its magnificent sailboat, the elegant silhouette of Agnelli there. Since the roman time, islands served as country of exile : Giulia, girl of the Emperor Augustus accused of adultery, was the first one. Then, many opponents of the regime fascist were put there. The attractive archipelago, is now protected : a marine and ground reserve was created on the islands of Ventotène and Santo Stefano.