Rihanna shares her Italian sailing holiday photos with fans on Facebook

Intimate portrait of a pop star at play: Rihanna shares her holiday snaps with her fans after sailing round Italy with her friends

Bikini babe: Rihanna throws a sexy over-the-shoulder pose as she relaxes on the deck of a luxury yacht while sailing round Italy

Bikini babe: Rihanna throws a sexy over-the-shoulder pose as she relaxes on the deck of a luxury yacht while sailing round Italy

Posing: Rihanna worked the camera as she relaxed on board by the hot tub

Posing: Rihanna worked the camera as she relaxed on board by the hot tub

High kicks: Rihanna and her friend looked like they should have been in a chorus line as they posed for a picture

High kicks: Rihanna and her friend looked like they should have been in a chorus line as they posed for a picture

Me and my girl: Rihanna strikes a pose while her friend just beams for the camera

Me and my girl: Rihanna strikes a pose while her friend just beams for the camera

This is the life: Rihanna stands with her back to the camera at the stern of the boat with her fingers in the air

This is the life: Rihanna stands with her back to the camera at the stern of the boat with her fingers in the air

Fresh-faced: Rihanna shows off her natural beauty as she sunbathes on the deck

Fresh-faced: Rihanna shows off her natural beauty as she sunbathes on the deck

Smoking! Rihanna puffs on a cigar as she gazes out across the horizon Smoking! Rihanna puffs on a cigar as she gazes out across the horizon

Smoking! Rihanna puffs on a cigar as she gazes out across the horizon

Ray of light: Rihanna poses on the wooden deck as she soaks up the sun

Ray of light: Rihanna poses on the wooden deck as she soaks up the sun

Cheers! Rihanna and her friends sit back with some champagne as they toasted the sunset

Cheers! Rihanna and her friends sit back with some champagne as they toasted the sunset

Delicious: The bubbly came courtesy of Jay-Z and his own brand Ace of Spades

Delicious: The bubbly came courtesy of Jay-Z and his own brand Ace of Spades

Cheeky! Rihanna giggles into her hand as her friend makes sure every bit of her is coated with suncream

Cheeky! Rihanna giggles into her hand as her friend makes sure every bit of her is coated with suncream

Come on in, the water

Come on in, the water”s lovely! The girls cool off with a dip in the Mediterranean

One for the album! Rihanna smiles as she poses in front of an amazing view

One for the album! Rihanna smiles as she poses in front of an amazing view

This shopping is hungry work: Rihanna gets some knick knacks and then stops at a cafe for ice cream This shopping is hungry work: Rihanna gets some knick knacks and then stops at a cafe for ice cream

This shopping is hungry work: Rihanna gets some knick knacks and then stops at a cafe for ice cream

Say cheese! Rihanna cuddles her friend as they pose underneath a religious painting, possibly outside a church

Say cheese! Rihanna cuddles her friend as they pose underneath a religious painting, possibly outside a church

Patient: Rihanna looks at the camera before the waiter takes her lunch order

Patient: Rihanna looks at the camera before the waiter takes her lunch order

On the tiles: Rihanna adopts a sexy pose as she has her picture taken outside a ceramic shop

On the tiles: Rihanna adopts a sexy pose as she has her picture taken outside a ceramic shop

Back on board: Rihanna and her friend toast their holiday

Back on board: Rihanna and her friend toast their holiday

Party time! With masks and party tooters, the girls let their hair down

Party time! With masks and party tooters, the girls let their hair down

Smash it! Rihanna looked as though she was about to put her fist through her friend

Smash it! Rihanna looked as though she was about to put her fist through her friend”s birthday cake

Thank you! Rihanna high fives the water taxi driver after he drops her and her friends back to their yacht

Thank you! Rihanna high fives the water taxi driver after he drops her and her friends back to their yacht

Look what I bought! Rihanna shows off a trinket as she leisurely poses with a friend

Look what I bought! Rihanna shows off a trinket as she leisurely poses with a friend

Sunset siren: Rihanna showed off her enviable figure in a swimsuit and a cropped Bob Marley T-shirt as she strutted her stuff for the cameras

Sunset siren: Rihanna showed off her enviable figure in a swimsuit and a cropped Bob Marley T-shirt as she strutted her stuff for the cameras