She is a royal princess officially touring Italy. He is an American reporter about to be fired. When the reporter misses an interview date with the royal princess he knows he won't get it past his boss. Unknown to the boss, his reporter brought a young woman home last night to sleep off too much alcohol. The reporter sees a photo of the princess and realizes who he has at home.
The royal princess has been on an exhaustive tour. Her doctor, treating her for anxiety, gave her too much sedative. She wasn't drunk, but needs a break. When she disappears, the royals claim she is ill as they frantically search. She is about to be at the mercy of the American reporter, but love may stall his opportunistic plans for their day.