Pre-Cruise Arrangements in Venice

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#1
Eastern Virginia
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Since there has been much discussion about hotel arrangements and reservations, I thought perhaps we should open a thread.

I may have this wrong, but so far I think we have these people staying at the Locanda Orseolo:
Bev BLS
Dorothy dsawyer
Lynda Lynda90
Jackie Solivita Lady
Bob Woobstr112G

I'm booked at the Al Ponte Antico.

As we go along we can use this thread to make transportation arrangements from the airport and to the ship. We can also use it to plan any group dinners people may want to have in Venice. Last year there was a group who did some sightseeing together in Venice and Murano. That can be organized here too.

Once we start doing things like that (after we finally get to book the cruise ), I'll start keeping that information on our spreadsheet too so it's in one central place.
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Ann;

You are the best. Thanks so much for starting this thread. A great tool also for maybe getting together for dinner during our pre cruise stay in Venice.....

Bob
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Hi, we're at LO too. Bernie and Tracey
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#5
Kailua,Hi 96734
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Thanks Ann!
To everyone booked (or booking at this property) I'd be happy to again work on our list for the water taxi's to the Ship!

Aloha,
Bev
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Palmdale, Ca
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Originally posted by BLS
Thanks Ann!
To everyone booked (or booking at this property) I'd be happy to again work on our list for the water taxi's to the Ship!

Aloha,
Bev
Bev;

I would have expected nothing less......

Bob
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#7
South FLorida
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Originally posted by Sunviking
Since there has been much discussion about hotel arrangements and reservations, I thought perhaps we should open a thread.

I may have this wrong, but so far I think we have these people staying at the Locanda Orseolo:
Bev BLS
Dorothy dsawyer
Lynda Lynda90
Jackie Solivita Lady
Bob Woobstr112G

I'm booked at the Al Ponte Antico.

As we go along we can use this thread to make transportation arrangements from the airport and to the ship. We can also use it to plan any group dinners people may want to have in Venice. Last year there was a group who did some sightseeing together in Venice and Murano. That can be organized here too.

Once we start doing things like that (after we finally get to book the cruise ), I'll start keeping that information on our spreadsheet too so it's in one central place.
We are staying at The Locando Orseolo also. Hopefully, as long as we book this cruise.
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#8
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We would stay at the Airport Marriott again. Worked out great for us with my scooter and we were able to share a car to the ship with another roll call couple.
#9
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Originally posted by BLS
Thanks Ann!
To everyone booked (or booking at this property) I'd be happy to again work on our list for the water taxi's to the Ship!

Aloha,
Bev
Bev, that sounds great. Once we get booked on the ship, you can count us in.

Jackie (& Rich)
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Kailua,Hi 96734
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Originally posted by SOLIVITA LADY
Bev, that sounds great. Once we get booked on the ship, you can count us in.

Jackie (& Rich)
Will be awaiting everyone confirmation! We all seem to be on pins and needles awaiting the deck plans.

Aloha,
Bev
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#12
Oregon, USA
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Originally posted by BLS
Thanks Ann!
To everyone booked (or booking at this property) I'd be happy to again work on our list for the water taxi's to the Ship!

Aloha,
Bev
Thanks, Bev. That's very nice of you to do for us!
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#13
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include us at the Locanda, just booked today.

Please include us for the transportation to the port, thanks Bev for doing this!

Jo and Norm
#16
Eastern Virginia
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Okay, I think this is the updated Locanda Orseolo list.

Bev & Harald... BLS
Dorothy & Joe... dsawyer
Lynda ...Lynda90
Jackie & Rich... Solivita Lady
Bob & Holli... Woobstr112G
Jo & Norm .... jodi58
Sue & Jerry ... sue&jerry
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South FLorida
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Originally posted by BLS
Thanks Ann!
To everyone booked (or booking at this property) I'd be happy to again work on our list for the water taxi's to the Ship!

Aloha,
Bev
Thanks for offering Bev. Sounds great!
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#18
South FLorida
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Originally posted by Sunviking
Okay, I think this is the updated Locanda Orseolo list.

Bev & Harald... BLS
Dorothy & Joe... dsawyer
Lynda ...Lynda90
Jackie & Rich... Solivita Lady
Bob & Holli... Woobstr112G
Jo & Norm .... jodi58
Sue & Jerry ... sue&jerry
Waaaaa, you forgot us!!
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#19
South FLorida
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Originally posted by Carolyn R
I may actually go back to the Hilton Molino Stucky this time, especially if I get a good rate on Priceline.
Last year for the Ruby, Priceline didn't give good rates at all for the Hilton. I don't think anyone booked through them.
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#20
Eastern Virginia
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Okay, we'll try this again. Not to worry you are all on my not yet official spreadsheet. There can't be too many more staying at the Locanda unless you're sleeping in the lounge area !

Bev & Harald... BLS
Dorothy & Joe... dsawyer
Lynda ...Lynda90
Jackie & Rich... Solivita Lady
Bob & Holli... Woobstr112G
Jo & Norm .... jodi58
Sue & Jerry ... sue&jerry
Marcia & David ...bronxgirl25
Jerry & Jim ...RetiredandLovingIt
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