Travel Blogs from Tessera
... shot Cafe Latte and a Pane (small baguette) with mozzarella and tomato - yum!! Now on to Paris where Vegetarians are frowned on!! Lucky for me I have found a list of Vegetarian Restaurants so I don't just have to eat crepes for the next few days (what a hardship that would be!). Arrived in Paris at 11:00. I had pre-booked a shuttle pick up. Will never do that again I don't think. They were not there as I was told they would be. After ...
... where we could buy tickets which of course was further down the path. By this time we realised we were not going to make our meet time of 3pm - the apartments owners had arranged for someone to meet us at a stop in Venice to take us to the apartment - so a quick phone call entailed. It was then we discovered that it was actually a 40min trip to get to our stop so instead of meeting him at 3pm we had to arrange to meet him at 4:30pm
Back to the ride and my ...
... 10am. Paul has been here before and is keen for me to see St Mark's basilica and the piazza it sits in and the Rialto Bridge (which we did see last night from the ferry). Like a lot of the famous bridges we have seen I can't really say why the Rialto should be famous, not much unique about it. But being Venice, over the next day or so, we cross it many times, or go under it, one of the two. Unfortunately it is also covered in graffiti, which certainly detracts from any of it's ...
Hi everyone. Made it to Venice! We had a lovely last night at our villa at Castiglion. Maria had the girls helping to make pizza for our dinner, which was to be with her and her husband Rinaldo and 7 friends of theirs - there was 11 of us in total so I was hoping the pavlova I made would go round! The pizza making process was very facinating and the girls had a great time, with Kate having to slice up sausages, ...
... 8220;I put it in my case, out the wa – Oh! Bugger! Where is it? I must have left it in the hotel in Venice. I remember hanging it in the wardrobe."
Luckily we were booked in to the Hotel Venice Resort tomorrow for 1 night so hopefully it will still be there.
The disembarkation process is something of a military operation. The ship has to disembark 3500 passengers together with at least that many pieces of luggage. To do this efficiently, you ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking