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The cruise details and itinerary is listed on...
The cruise details and itinerary is listed on their website for all to see. Don't know what else you want to know. For the special price you get no choice of cabin or category and the pricing is...
Sorry to correct you, but what your saying is not...
Sorry to correct you, but what your saying is not completely true. The only other costs are $120pp for gratuities bringing the grand total to a staggering $519 pp!! Still including free bar drinks...
You all can boast about spending thousands but...
You all can boast about spending thousands but I'm much happier paying only $399pp for my upcoming Emerald 8 day all inclusive Rhine River cruise! Plenty of money saved/pocketed for pre and post...
Sorry to burst a lot of price bubbles here but...
Sorry to burst a lot of price bubbles here but $399 + $120 gratuities, per person, for an 8 day European river cruise on a year old ship, tours & bar drinks included, is what I'm paying. Airfare 20k...
It's kind of like being on a blackjack table and...
It's kind of like being on a blackjack table and being up a grand. Do you quit and be content by walking away or do you risk what you have won with the hopes of gaining more or quite possibly losing...
What's the chance one might get approved for a...
What's the chance one might get approved for a shareholder credit with a 1-2-3 promotion already in play? If submitted could it wipe out the 1-2-3? I don't want to take a chance of that happening...
Shareholder credit IS useful on repositioning and...
Shareholder credit IS useful on repositioning and transatlantic cruises where you otherwise wouldn't be offered a BBB promotion.


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Does anyone know (from a recent cruise) if the...
Does anyone know (from a recent cruise) if the booking department onboard their ship was offering BBB for cruises that are not normally allowed this offer on land or online? For example...
Place to store luggage
Can someone please tell me if there is a place to securely store our luggage in the port area when off the ship the day of disembarkment? We want to walk around OSJ but don't wish to drag along our...
It would be better to change from traditional to...
It would be better to change from traditional to anytime dining before you leave for the trip, especially if you have it in mind to do so anyway.

The cruise port of Kusadasi was quite a drive away...
Kare8ear, Sorry, I don't have Roberto's contact...
Kare8ear, Sorry, I don't have Roberto's contact information as I went through Alessandro to book him. I'm sure he would not mind booking him for you since they are friends and help each other with...
MLAW, In Athens we paid a total of 230 Euro (+...
MLAW, In Athens we paid a total of 230 Euro (+ tip) split between us and another couple. In Ephesus the price was in US dollars and Levent charged the two of us less than $100 for his services for...
Private Drivers & Guides Across The Med. & May 26 Grand Princess Trip Report
Recently back from the May 26 sailing on the Grand Princess where my wife and I (age: mid & upper 30's) used exclusively private drivers and guides found on this board. I could probably write a book...
If you really want to treat yourself to a great...
If you really want to treat yourself to a great hotel in Rome with a fantastic location stay at the Albergo Del Senato (www.albergodelsenato.it/home.html) right next to the Pantheon. We stayed there...
Before we left for our cruise last month I had...
Before we left for our cruise last month I had read several messages like yours about Spiros letting his customers down by switching them to another driver. With eight months of planning before our...
Best way is to sign up for the Scavi tour (which...
Best way is to sign up for the Scavi tour (which is a must anyway) with the Vatican before you leave, then you will be at the tombs of the Popes on the way out without having to wait in the long line...
We are presently in Barcelona and spent the last...
We are presently in Barcelona and spent the last five days in Rome. Happy to report that everyone we met in Rome was very friendly and helpful. We walked all over the city and never had or saw a...
Petoonya, Great to hear that Alessandro worked...
Petoonya, Great to hear that Alessandro worked out well for you. We also have him booked at the end of this month for a 3-1/2 hour drive from Florence to Civitavecchia to meet back up with our ship....
I've been reading all these posts and I haven't...
I've been reading all these posts and I haven't read any suggestions as to what people might carry with them as a personal defense item in case they are attact by a group of teenagers or...
LeeAnne, Sounds like you are having a...
LeeAnne,

Sounds like you are having a terrific time, it makes all of us waiting in que all the more eager to board!

Also, thanks for the suggestions in appropriating the tour time wisely. I...
We will be on the Grand 5/26 and would also...
We will be on the Grand 5/26 and would also appreciate a copy of your cleaver concoctions.

Please send to [email protected] Thanks a bunch!
Well shoot it's a quarter past midnight and I...
Well shoot it's a quarter past midnight and I have an all-day private tour of Provence tomorrow with Tania starting at 8:00 am. Off to bed!

LeeAnne[/QUOTE]

LeeAnne,

Let me know how your...
When taking a cab for a morning Scavi tour, where...
When taking a cab for a morning Scavi tour, where should one tell the driver to drop you off at to get the closest to the Swiss guards? Would it also be the Viale Vaticano?

Also, if you have a...
Anyone returned from the Hotel Jazz yet with...
Anyone returned from the Hotel Jazz yet with opinions to share?