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Based on recommendations here recently hired...
Based on recommendations here recently hired Kostas - tour guide was Christos. Very pleased. Was on the Majestic for the maiden voyage Rome to Singapore.
Cruises involving the Mid-East countries
If you are going or have been to countries in the Mid-East, are you concerned about all that is going on - travel ban, warning to Iran. Going down the Suez Canal sure is in the heart of some of the...
My Best Dieting Advice
I always make a strong effort to ( and sometimes takes a bit) to get dinner menus for the week on day one. I then take the time to analyze what I really want and what is not that important to me. I...
I have been thinking the same thing. I am not...
I have been thinking the same thing. I am not sure I would want to take a chance and go over the 44 pounds. I have read they are very lenient with carryons and bags of things you have bought!
I...
Shuttle to Port
Is there a shuttle from the Ft. Lauderdale Rental Car Center (Alamo, in particular) to the port, or will I need to get a cab?
Did the Juneau helicoptor, land on glacier,...
Did the Juneau helicoptor, land on glacier, dogsled excursion.
One of the most memorable things I have done in my life!!!
Expensive, yes. Worth it, absolutely.
I had a great time on the 3/5 sailing. Food was...
I had a great time on the 3/5 sailing. Food was quite good, did not notice a laundry special. Fun activities on the ship. An outstanding vocal group for the main shows. Expecially nice and...
Posted By MKKruiser
Pigeon Point Glass Bottom Boat - Beware
Unfortunately I had to miss my number one interest of my cruise last week. I urge anyone there not to sign up with Miss Elly for the boat trip. The man operating things is a liar and interested only...
Just spent three nights post-cruise there and...
Just spent three nights post-cruise there and really enjoyed it. Friends got upgraded due to Marriott status and got a corner room, I had the connecting room to it - fifteenth floor - very nice. I...
This might be of interest to you ...
This might be of interest to you

http://www.italyheaven.co.uk/veneto/venice/museo-storico-navale.html
In your original post you said "we" so I am...
In your original post you said "we" so I am presuming there are at least two of you. I have not done a land taxi from the airport to the cruise terminal, but it seems like it will not be that much...
You may want to check out venere.com for hotels...
You may want to check out venere.com for hotels around the Piazelle Roma.
I have booked through them and was very pleased.
Wow, this has been wonderful info about C.T. Now...
Wow, this has been wonderful info about C.T. Now I am really excited about my plans to go there. Thanks for all the info.

In case anyone other than me does not know how to pronounce it, here is...
It is a beautiful ride. From the Piazelle Roma...
It is a beautiful ride. From the Piazelle Roma you will take the #1 vaporetto and get off at either San Marco Vallaresso or the next stop San Zachary Danelli (I am sure my spellings are off a bit!)....
I just returned from the 12 day transatlantic...
I just returned from the 12 day transatlantic crossing before she went into drydock. Heard several differences in opinions from staff as to just how much was going to be done. My cabin condition...
My highlight was the helicopter, landing on the...
My highlight was the helicopter, landing on the glacier and doing the dogsled.
I stayed at the Hotel Abbazia for five nights...
I stayed at the Hotel Abbazia for five nights before my cruise in early October. It was very near the train station. The standard room was small, great bathroom and the place was abosolutely...
Thanks for your efforts on getting this...
Thanks for your efforts on getting this information.
Thanks, lamb2! I certainly would not ask you...
Thanks, lamb2!
I certainly would not ask you for the exact person you talked to at Bank of America, but what division did you finally get to, to get this information. I certainly intend to get this...
Question for lambs2
This has all been great info. Thanks everyone. Lambs2, I was sad to see your comment about Deutsche Bank - I thought I could use that in Venice being a Bank of America user. I presume from reading...
I took Patrick's full day tour upon getting back...
I took Patrick's full day tour upon getting back to Papeete and it was a wonderful way to spend that last day before the 10:00pm flight. Got back about 4:30, took a shower in the spa, had dinner and...
Who cares what you look like. Used one on other...
Who cares what you look like.
Used one on other trips and bought one for Tahiti - used it some could have lived without it. Not a bad investment for feeling secure.
On the 1/29 cruise return flight was cancelled. ...
On the 1/29 cruise return flight was cancelled. People were told they only fly it if there is enough people. They did not know it was cancelled until they got to the airport.
Agree with the above. Both at the airport and...
Agree with the above. Both at the airport and pier there were regular cabs and vans. No problem at all. Even if you have four and a wheelchair and need two - that is still $60 at the most one way...
Forgot a few things -- Remember things are...
Forgot a few things --
Remember things are very small so open or closed there is not much right in the area where the tender lets you off - comparable to what we would say is two-three blocks....