Can I do it on 100 euros a day?

Aug 19th, 2007, 03:05 AM
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Thanks I am a picnic girl so that is what I will do a lot. I have booked Florence but Desiree is full and Viola is E190 pn now. You are right Venice will be the tricky one for a stay under e55. I have a request in at one of the convents so here is hoping. Thanx to all so far. I would like a room at CT or B&B.
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Aug 19th, 2007, 05:45 AM
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For my first trip to London in 1971 I got London on $5 a day. I think it has gone up, but it may be $7.50 now.
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Aug 20th, 2007, 02:09 PM
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Have Cinque Terre booked now and just Venice to go. Suze your one is booked but they have very kindly offered me discount on any meals I eat there so I will sometimes as I like the look of the tables right by the canal. Thanx. Feeling positive, no I will get Venice booked today.
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Aug 20th, 2007, 02:10 PM
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Thanx also to Ira for Florence. Thank you.
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Aug 21st, 2007, 09:55 AM
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You are welcome, G.
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Aug 25th, 2007, 07:31 PM
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Thank you to everyone who has replied with very encouraging comments. this website has been so helful. I have all my 3 destinations in Italy now booked. I plan to leave Venice by train and go to Linz in Austria until the 29 Oct. I arrive back at Stansted airport 29Oct 17.45 and then leave for New Zealand on 31 Oct at 2.25pm. I am at a bit of a loss of what to do and wondered if I stayed at Windsor as it is small relaxing and close to Heathrow with a lot to see while there.

Also when I begin my trip I need help. I arrive Heathrow 2 Oct at 2.35pm and leave for Italy 4 Oct from Stansted at 06.30am. I think I would need to stay close to Stansted after my long haul from NZ and given the early flight on the 4Oct. Does this sound right.
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Aug 26th, 2007, 08:40 AM
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Hi Grateful,

Your trip sounds wonderful. Mine (October 1-29) is just a little over a month away and I'm super excited! I'll be flying in and out of Zurich and taking the train to Como, Cinque Terre, Perugia, Rome and Florence. If our trips/destinations overlap, let me know and maybe we can meet for a cup of coffee or a meal. I'm trying to meet as many Fodorites as I can while in Italy. I believe that the Cinque Terre portion of my trip is October 8-11.
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Aug 26th, 2007, 09:43 AM
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Oh too bad about La Calcina. But their patio over the canal is a lovely little spot, so I would take them up on their offer. I didn't know the restaurant was for other than guests for breakfast, but I love the place so am guessing it would be good.
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Sep 2nd, 2007, 09:41 PM
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I am going to go to Austria by train from Venice. Seems by far the more sensible way to do it and I save a lot of time. I have no idea what to expect of the train ride but if it is a scenic trip I would do it during the day. It seems that it will take about 8hrs to get to Wels in upper Austria. Should I do it day or night. I have found so much of the information I have read on these sites to be so helpful in planning my trip.,, for day trips in and around the Florence/Tuscanny area. Thank you.
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Sep 2nd, 2007, 11:20 PM
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