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Fantastic news...thank you Cruise Critic. A great...
Fantastic news...thank you Cruise Critic. A great service.
Willard
Like Hydrokitty we love Vantage. Been on 7 trips...
Like Hydrokitty we love Vantage. Been on 7 trips with them. Works for us. Willard
We did the Christmas Markets trip with Vantage...
We did the Christmas Markets trip with Vantage back in 2011. Fantastic tour. I would suggest that you dress in layers. A parka, several sweaters, long sleeve shirts. I also took ankle length walking...
Like HydroKitty we are Vantage folks. Been on 7...
Like HydroKitty we are Vantage folks. Been on 7 with them and very satisfied. Just returned back in June from there French Waterways cruise. Willard
21 - Wow, that's great. Too many people wait too...
21 - Wow, that's great. Too many people wait too long to travel and by then they are toooooo old to move around. Good for you. Enjoy. Where's #22. Willard
French Waterways
Leaving June 2nd for Vantage's French Waterways - anyone here going too? Willard
Hi Hydrokitty - We are not leaving for France...
Hi Hydrokitty - We are not leaving for France until June 2nd. Hopefully all will be fixed by then. Doing Vantage's French Waterways. Hopefully good wine during the cruise. Willard
France air controllers strike
Has the France air controllers strike impacted any folks flying into France for a river cruise? Willard
Great tv reruns on Turner Classic Movies all...
Great tv reruns on Turner Classic Movies all night and a good bottle of wine. Works for me.
Willard
Don't forget to advise your airlines, perhaps...
Don't forget to advise your airlines, perhaps thru your travel agent or travel company. My wife has a problem with some food allergies and they provide special meals.
Cole, I would advise you to take a opener for the...
Cole, I would advise you to take a opener for the wine in your main luggage, not carry on.
That's a great question. We've been on 6 river...
That's a great question. We've been on 6 river cruises with Vantage and we do "dress" up for the Captain's dinner and the farewell dinner. Sport coat and a tie for me and my wife dresses up also....
We've been on 6 trips with Vantage with another...
We've been on 6 trips with Vantage with another coming up June 2nd. If you bring a bottle on board and consume it in your room no corkage charge. I've taken the bottle to the bar and had the...
Found sneakers worked for me. When we were in...
Found sneakers worked for me. When we were in China and walking thru the Forbidden City we had to really look down. Rough walking. One of our older ladies tripped and broke a shoulder. Vantage guide...
Our son teaches at Moravian College in Bethlehem...
Our son teaches at Moravian College in Bethlehem Pa and their team mascot is a Greyhound. He sent us a cut out of the mascot when we went to S. Africa back in 2013. Took photos of "Amos" with a...
Hi MLM54 - We have been taking our "Santa Hats"...
Hi MLM54 - We have been taking our "Santa Hats" with us on every river cruise. The hats have been on the Great Wall, Africa, Transylvania, Athens. Usually standing in front of a highlight area. ...
We have taken 6 trips with Vantage and the next...
We have taken 6 trips with Vantage and the next one this June 2nd. Have met some great people on all of them. I think that it is what you make it. Eating meals with many different folks is a real...
You will have to clear customs in Tampa. We also...
You will have to clear customs in Tampa. We also fly out of Tampa.
Question for HydroKitty
Leaving Tampa on June 2nd to Atlanta then international flight to Charles De Gaulle with connection to Marseille France via Delta. Questions are passport control at De Gaulle but will luggage go...
We made our French Waterways with Vantage leaving...
We made our French Waterways with Vantage leaving June 2nd back in September. Received our confirmation about one week later with our cabin assignment. Willard
Have been on 6 tours with Vantage and the 7th...
Have been on 6 tours with Vantage and the 7th upcoming on June 2nd - French Waterways. We have been very pleased with Vantage. Not sure I would want to pay to go with Tauck. To us I consider saving...
We went in late November 2011 with Vantage and...
We went in late November 2011 with Vantage and had a great trip. We both bought hiking boots and some water proof spray. Dressed in layers. That way if it got a little warmer we could strip some off....
Hello we're sailing away. We are also in...
Hello we're sailing away. We are also in Florida. Send me your email address and I will forward info on our June French Waterways adventure. In 2013 we did the Best of Africa with Vantage and it...
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Hello Talisker 92 - Steve, Just read your great...
Hello Talisker 92 - Steve, Just read your great report on your Vantage French Waterways. Good stuff. We are looking forward to our June trip. As a retired news photographer I will be taking a bunch...
We've done 6 tours with Vantage and have been...
We've done 6 tours with Vantage and have been very happy with them. Grand Circle and Vantage are owned by brothers. I've found that while Grand Circle might be a little cheaper but have more optional...