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Three months before Ms Olga Lopatina and Mr Emiliano Beltrami made their annual August pilgrimage to Mykonos, Greece, they start making reservations.

They made sure to snag tables at Scorpios, a bohemian beach club set on the Aegean Sea, and Lio, the island’s star-studded, cabaret-style restaurant. “We make reservations for six people even before we know which of our friends can come,” said Mr Beltrami, 45, who lives in Milan with his family and is a real estate entrepreneur. “It’s what you have to do to get a table.”

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