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Buongiorno da Roma Nan and I arrived in Roma...
Buongiorno da Roma

Nan and I arrived in Roma yesterday and after a good night's sleep we're getting ready to head up to the roof of the Albergo Cesari for breakfast. Weather here was clear and in...
Dave, this may be the cruise we're looking for...
Dave, this may be the cruise we're looking for during fall 2019! Hope you're right.

Bob, are you and Holli interested?

The six of us need to go to La Tagliata for lunch!
So sorry about the missed ports and the less than...
So sorry about the missed ports and the less than ideal weather. I was monitoring your path on Marine Traffic and noticed the Regal off the coast of North Carolina at one point. We're doing the...
Nan and I are praying for all involved and...
Nan and I are praying for all involved and affected by what happened in a Las Vegas...which includes all of us. These tragedies need to stop.
Will do, Bob. I responded to your email...
Will do, Bob. I responded to your email...
Hi Bob... Nan and I were just thinking out...
Hi Bob...

Nan and I were just thinking out loud about fall of 2019. We'll be doing an Amalfi coast tour on this year's Royal TA with a lunch stop at La Tagliata and will be ready for another one...
Hi Cyril... Good to hear from you. Carolyn...
Hi Cyril... Good to hear from you.

Carolyn using Fabrizio doesn’t surprise me at all. She raves about him.

We’re off to Rome in two weeks and will board the Royal for 25 days to Fort...
Hi Bob... Nan and I were unaware of Holli's...
Hi Bob...

Nan and I were unaware of Holli's recent surgery. We send her best wishes for a speedy recovery.

I have a question for you: You arranged an Amalfi Coast tour with Benevenuto Limos...
You might want to consider flying out of Naples...
You might want to consider flying out of Naples to England rather than Rome. We've flown out of NAP and found it to be easier than FCO.
Another option... If you are indeed in Naples on...
Another option... If you are indeed in Naples on April 24th, consider disembarking there. You would need to notify Princess well in advance to obtain permission.

Disembarking in Naples would...
If I'm seeing the correct itinerary, it appears...
If I'm seeing the correct itinerary, it appears you have a port call in Naples on April 24th. Why not do your Amalfi Coast tour that day? You can get a very good overview of the coast in a one-day...
Interesting... We were given no choice by Cap1 a...
Interesting... We were given no choice by Cap1 a few years ago when they replaced our ATM cards with MasterCard branded debit cards...and again more recently when new cards were issued with chips.
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Today is Friday. If you can't get into the bank...
Today is Friday. If you can't get into the bank today, I would call for a new, updated card. They should be able to get it to you before the end of next week.

My thinking is that you could very...
We haven't done the one you mention, but we did...
We haven't done the one you mention, but we did one with Eating Italy (http://www.eatingitalyfoodtours.com) a couple of years ago and enjoyed it very much. Get on their mailing list for an...
Hi Carolyn... We have been to l'Orso 80! ...
Hi Carolyn...

We have been to l'Orso 80! Amazing! Fantastic food just kept coming.

We're in Roma for five days in October before our TA on the Royal and may just dine there again.
Thank you... We have our favorites, but are...
Thank you...

We have our favorites, but are always searching for a new experience.
Funny you should ask... I booked the Expedia...
Funny you should ask...

I booked the Expedia Shared Shuttle back in April for our October cruise embarking Civitavecchia. The booking process went well, but after a few days I decided to do some...
I suppose with a bit of planning you could get...
I suppose with a bit of planning you could get along without euros, but it might prove to be too difficult to be worth the trouble. If you don't have one, get a no foreign transaction fee debit card...
I don't recall ever experiencing seas in the...
I don't recall ever experiencing seas in the Caribbean as rough as we have in the Mediterranean. As with any large body of water, the Med is susceptible to high winds and rough seas. The Gulf of...
We used Benvenuto Limos...
We used Benvenuto Limos (https://www.benvenutolimos.com) for our group of eight in 2015 and would use them again.

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We have stayed at Best Western Hotel Bologna in...
We have stayed at Best Western Hotel Bologna in Mestre a number of times and would stay there again. It's located directly across from the train station and bus stop for travel to and from Venice.
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USA Today: Norwegian Air to fly to Italy from three U.S. cities; $189 one-way fares
For your reading enjoyment...

USA Today: Norwegian Air to fly to Italy from three U.S. cities; $189 one-way fares...
Currently Port Everglades is the only cruise port...
Currently Port Everglades is the only cruise port accepting Mobile Passport (https://mobilepassport.us)...

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Love Ristorante l'Orso 80, Carolyn! Talk about a...
Love Ristorante l'Orso 80, Carolyn! Talk about a fantastic meal...everything is delicious and just keeps coming.

We had made a reservation for 7:00pm and it's good we did as the restaurant was...
A few facts that may help in making a decision to...
A few facts that may help in making a decision to walk or not...

The distance from the ferry port to La Tagliata is 2.9km
The elevation of the ferry port is 51.3 feet; La Tagliata is at 1173.5...