Private Excursions - Messina

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#1
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Started this thread so everyone would have a central point for private excursions for this port.....

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#2
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Originally posted by Woobstr112G
Started this thread so everyone would have a central point for private excursions for this port.....

Bob
Harold and I are interested in this Port also.

Bev
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#3
Palmdale, Ca
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I have organized an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which I've used before. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information. If you are interested, please email me at my screen name at roadrunner dot com.....

http://www.benvenutolimos.com/se_detail.asp?ExcCode=ME1

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#4
NJ
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Bob,

Sent you and e-mail to add John and I to this tour, sounds fantastic.
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#5
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Originally posted by Woobstr112G
I have organized an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which I've used before. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information. If you are interested, please email me at my screen name at roadrunner dot com.....

http://www.benvenutolimos.com/se_detail.asp?ExcCode=ME1

Bob
Please add Randy and Sandy. Your email did not work but I did not use spaces.
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#6
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Hi Bob,

Mark and I are sailing with you again we're happy to say. I'd like you to add us to your tour group.

Also, loved that restaurant you booked for us on the last TA, can't remember if we're doing that port again, but if so, and you're booking that restaurant, count us in.

Looking forward to seeing you again. Regards to Holli, hope she's feeling better.

Eileen
#7
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Originally posted by Woobstr112G
I have organized an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which I've used before. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information. If you are interested, please email me at my screen name at roadrunner dot com.....

http://www.benvenutolimos.com/se_detail.asp?ExcCode=ME1

Bob
Hopefully I correctly sent an email to you with the subject using my CC name in case it goes into your junk folder.

Frank
#8
Canyon Country, California
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Good Morning Bob
I also sent you an email, which didn't come back , and if you have room would love to be on your tour for Mt Etna. Thanks Joe and Jak
#9
Palmdale, Ca
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The messina excursion I've organized is full. The following members are attending:
  1. Bob & Holli - Woobstr112G
  2. Joyce & John - Eppe4
  3. Randy & Sandy - candide333
  4. Mark & Eileen - Sasha'smom
Shoot me an email if you would like to be placed on standby should someone cancel. I realize that we have 18 months to go, but I like to get these tours set up as soon as possible.

If someone is having trouble sending me an email my address is [email protected]

Take Care

Bob
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#10
NJ
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Originally posted by Woobstr112G
The messina excursion I've organized is full. The following members are attending:
  1. Bob & Holli - Woobstr112G
  2. Joyce & John - Eppe4
  3. Randy & Sandy - candide333
  4. Mark & Eileen - Sasha'smom
Shoot me an email if you would like to be placed on standby should someone cancel. I realize that we have 18 months to go, but I like to get these tours set up as soon as possible.

If someone is having trouble sending me an email my address is [email protected]

Take Care

Bob
Thanks Bob, sounds like a wonderful day.
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#11
Eastern Virginia
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Between my real life and my cruising one I’ve been pretty busy the last 2 days (my fellow Royal Cruisers had something to do with the latter). Anyway, I’m posting this on all our various port threads so people will know where to send info.

On our spreadsheet I have pages for private tours. On previous cruises I think the Roll Call members found it handy to have a central place to look at what tours had been booked and which had space available. As you book tours if you send me information re: destination (brief – as in Amalfi Coast), organizer of the tour and participants (including CC names), and cost, I will add the tour to the pages. I will notate if the tour is full or has space available.

My e-mail address is Sunviking2013 at gmail.com
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#12
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I am organizing an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which is the same company and tour as Bob is hosting. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information.
If you are interested, please email me at jplm at xtra dot co dot nz (no gaps)

Lesley

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#13
Bluewater Bay, Fl, USA
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Originally posted by clubby
I am organizing an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which is the same company and tour as Bob is hosting. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information.
If you are interested, please email me at jplm at xtra dot co dot nz (no gaps)

Lesley

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Lesley,

I sent you an email; hope it makes it to you. Marla and I are would love to join you.
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#14
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Originally posted by clubby
I am organizing an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which is the same company and tour as Bob is hosting. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information.
If you are interested, please email me at jplm at xtra dot co dot nz (no gaps)

Lesley

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Lesley,

We emailed you & hope you get my email with a a 'subject' of Mt Etna & Taormina tour so you'd know what it was about. Having been too slow to join Bob's tour I'm hopeful to be quick enough to join your tour.

Have you considered organizing a Cannes tour with Sylvie which sounds great & I'm looking forward to experiencing her highly recommended tour in December.
#15
Bluewater Bay, Fl, USA
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Originally posted by clubby
I am organizing an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which is the same company and tour as Bob is hosting. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information.
If you are interested, please email me at jplm at xtra dot co dot nz (no gaps)

Lesley

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Lesley, my email to you came back. I rechecked and am sure I had the correct address per your note. Please try sending a note to me at armsjerry at aol dot com (no spaces)
Thanks
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#16
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Originally posted by clubby
I am organizing an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which is the same company and tour as Bob is hosting. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information.
If you are interested, please email me at jplm at xtra dot co dot nz (no gaps)

Lesley

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We are interested in joining the tour if you still have room, will send you an email too. Thanks

Carol and Ed
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I am waiting for a reply from the same tour company but not going to Mt. Etna.
Website indicates cost to be €650 for 8 people. So far I have 4 people, looking for 4 more to join us.
Email [email protected] if interested.
Once I receive correspondence back from the tour company I can reconfirm.
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Originally posted by clubby
I am organizing an excursion to Mt. Etna and Taormina. The tour operator is Benvenudo Limos which is the same company and tour as Bob is hosting. The tour is a full day tour. The cost for one van of 8 participants is 650 Euros (81.25 Euros pp). The cost of this excursion does not include lunch or any tip. Check out the link for further information.
If you are interested, please email me at jplm at xtra dot co dot nz (no gaps)

Lesley

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Does this tour involve hiking? And do you know if it includes taking the funicular up to Mt. Etna.. I went to the website, but it didn't really say.

Thanks
Cristine
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#19
new zealand
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Joined Mar 2007
Hi The tour I organised is now full.

Those on the list.
Lesley and Paul Clubby
Bev and Harold BLS
Frank and Helena Astroflyer
Mary and Tom r2d2inltd2

Lesley
#20
GTA Ontario Canada
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Joined Dec 2007
Originally posted by bigredd
I am waiting for a reply from the same tour company but not going to Mt. Etna.
Website indicates cost to be €650 for 8 people. So far I have 4 people, looking for 4 more to join us.
Email [email protected] if interested.
Once I receive correspondence back from the tour company I can reconfirm.
Tour is full, thanks for the requests.

Beth and Jerry
Tracey and Rick
Lynda and Marilyn
Jan and Dave

Full details being emailed.
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