Gwyneth Paltrow celebrates 40th birthday in Italy

Updated: Oct 01, 2012, 10:16 AM IST

Rome: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow celebrated her 40th birthday with a family vacation in Italy.

She jetted to Portofino with her husband Chris Martin and their two children ahead of the big day on Thursday, reports

On the birthday, the family took a private boat trip.

Paltrow previously celebrated her 30th birthday with a trip to the Italian capital, Rome.