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    • Cooking classes in Italy

      Italy Nov 26, 2016 at 5:31 PM

      We are planning a trip to Italy in early May. Can anyone recommend a one-day cooking class in Tuscany that would include shopping, cooking, eating...and, of course, wine?

    • Shopping hours

      Siracusa Nov 13, 2016 at 2:00 AM

      We will be in Siracusa next week and would like to do some clothes shopping. Can somebody please tell me what are the general opening hours for shops?

    • boats to Sorrento?

      Naples Yesterday

      Are there any boats (public or commercial) that cover the stretch from Naples to Sorrento?

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      Using a public transport to get from Milan center to 'Museo Storico Alfa Romeo' in Arese.

      Milan Yesterday


      On Dec. 13-15d. I'm planning to visit Milan. One of the main museums I'd like to visit is Museo Storico Alfa Romeo in Arese region. According to's journey planner, I should take the M1 metro and then at the nearby Rho rail station, I should catch a 561 line bus and then get off at the Via Aldo Moro street, with a few hundred metres left to reach my destination.

      My question is: if I buy a 2-day ATM ticket (which cost 8.25 €), does it still mean it's valid around Arese area or is it only around Milan center (in other words: will I have to buy additional bus tickets to get there)?

      Thanks in advance


    • station facilities

      Arezzo Dec 2, 2016 at 4:32 AM

      we will catch a train to Rome at 1pm on Easter Sunday 2017

      is there a cafe and will it and other facilities be open?

      thank you

    • Colosseum Tickets/Tour

      Rome Nov 15, 2016 at 10:49 PM

      Hi All,

      I am hoping for a recommendation for a tour company to book with to take a tour of the Colosseum(inc underground and third ring)?

      It seems the recommended "official" ticket website sells tickets online which are only valid until the 31st December- we would like to book for the 9th Jan.

      Any suggestions??

      Thanks in Advance

    • Romantic restaurant in Rome

      Rome Nov 14, 2016 at 3:22 PM

      Hello everybody.
      I will travel to Rome with my family next month. It is my first time in Rome, and I would like to find a really nice restaurant, not too expensive, to celebrate my birthday. Any suggestions will be wellcome.

      Our hotel is near Teatro dell´Opera.

      Thanks in advance.

    • Need help planning itinerary to ischia and another area/ country

      Ischia Porto Nov 27, 2016 at 4:20 PM

      Traveling for 7 total days- looking to make my mother in laws wish come true to travel to ischia however realize not too much to do there so will put 3 days aside for there need another destination that would be convenient and worthwhile for another 2-3 days stay. Please advise will be traveling with total of 8 adults
      thank you so much!!

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      A traditional italian restaurant in the Old Town of Milan suitable for New Year's Eve Dinner for 2

      Milan Nov 6, 2016 at 8:31 AM

      Could someone possibly recommend a nice mid priced place to celebrate the last evening of 2016? We both love italian quisine, good wines and we would like to be close to the New Years celebrations. Thanks!

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      bar opening times

      Treviso 11 hours ago

      Hi vt'ers

      I am off to Treviso on the 29th December for new year and all the bars seem to say open for lunch 12 -3 then dinner 7 til late, does this mean that I will not be able to get a drink between 3 and 7 times and will the bars actually shut in the afternoon.

      cheers in advance

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      may 1 and train travel to and from civitavecchia

      Rome 13 hours ago

      will be in port in civitavecchia may 1. wanting to get to rome to tour on our own using the rick steves "heart of rome walk" as a guide. the best and least expensive option is for us to take the train in to rome and then use the metro and walking as a way to accomplish just a bit of sight seeing. my question: is using the train/ metro a viable option on this holiday day or should we spend way more money and use the ship's transport in to rome (which guarantees we will arrive back at the ship for departure). we will be in port for about 10 hrs and i realize it takes an hour or more to get in to the city from civitavecchia. opinions? we know most all the big tourist spots are closed this day.

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      On a budget

      Italy Dec 2, 2016 at 9:03 AM

      On a budget in Venice any tips??

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      Venice to Croatia

      Venice Nov 21, 2016 at 9:41 AM

      HI VT!

      Whats the best way to get to Croatia from Venice and back.
      We only have a week in Venice, but would love to see Croatia for atleast 2 days.

      thank you!

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      spare days

      Treviso Nov 12, 2016 at 8:16 AM

      I will be in Treviso over new year and flying back on the 6th January. I have plans up to the 2nd jan then nothing planes. What is there to do ? I have a good budget and maybe could go to other city for a couple of days maybe.
      thanks in advance vt'ers

    • Sicily Adventure

      Sicilia Nov 27, 2016 at 11:31 AM

      Have today booked a holiday in Taormina to celebrate our Golden Wedding. We have been to Italy plenty of times so know the mainland reasonably well but have never been to Sicily. We are both fit and active and prefer to use public transport rather than join organised groups. During our holiday (10 days ) what is considered to be a must see/do to get the most out of our time spent in Sicily.

      Canolbarth (Wales)

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      Airport Shuttle from Bergamo Airport

      Milan Nov 14, 2016 at 1:02 AM

      We will be arriving in to Orio al Serio Airport and would like to take the airport shuttle in to Milan. I would like to book the tickets online but the website (Orio Shuttle) is asking for a time of departure. If our flight is delayed and we miss this time slot, does anyone know if we would be allowed on a later shuttle? If we wait until we land to buy a ticket, is it too risky that we may not get a seat?

      Thanks in advance.


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      Italy - Itinerary help

      Naples Nov 9, 2016 at 5:41 AM

      I have planned a 4 day trip to Naples and around and following is high level itinerary

      Day 1: Reach Naples in night from London and stay here
      Day 2: Visit Naples and reach Sorrento in night and stay
      Day 3: Visit Positano, Amalfi and Ravello and return back to Sorrento for stay
      Day 4: Visit Pompei and then return to Naples to fly back

      Please let know if this looks good. Day 2 - what are the key things to visit in Naples?
      We avoid public transportation and rent car mostly for convenience and cost, but wanted to take bus and train in this case considering the narrow mountain routes and traffic issues - any suggestions?
      I will travel with my wife and 2 daughters (aged 11 and 7) during 3 week of December. Any other tips and comments also welcome!

    • Food, local

      by FromDenmark Online Now Mar 20, 2015 at 2:43 PM

      Hi. I´d like to eat ordinary local food in Alghero, just lige the local people of Alghero eat it on a normal day. Where is that possible....please...?

      6 Answers Mar 21, 2015 at 10:16 AM
    • Alghero for teenagers...

      by KathyJoe Online Now Mar 2, 2015 at 6:52 PM

      What is Alghero like for teenage boys. We will be travelling with a 16 and 14 year old. They are very active - love soccer, surfing, skating. They'll need a bit of freedom if they are to have a good time. Is Alghero safe for them to go off on their own? Are there parks where they can kick a ball around? A beach they can go swimming at? Also what is Sardegna like generally for cycling from place to place...

      2 Answers Mar 5, 2015 at 10:01 PM
    • Free camp site?

      by Sakichan Online Now May 29, 2014 at 3:45 PM

      Hi There!
      We are planning to visit Alghero in a week time.
      This is our first visit to Alghero and we have all the camping gears so thinking to camp there.
      I heard there is some free camp site, although I couldn't find any on google..
      If anybody know any nice camp site,either free or not,please let me know!
      We are pretty easy going, so as long as we can enjoy beach and sleep nicely
      we don't want any luxurious thing!
      Would be great if you know somewhere not too busy and loud though.

      Thank you.

    • Place to go Fishing

      by natsyb1704 Online Now May 28, 2014 at 9:48 AM

      Looking for a good place to go fishing near the Maristella/Porto Conte area

    • Transport from Airport - around midnight

      by Anne1305 Online Now May 15, 2014 at 6:28 AM

      Hi there,
      we will arrive at Alghero Airport very late in the evening (23:55 p.m). Does anybody know a good transportation then - the busses are running only until 23:00 pm and as far as I figured out the car rentals are closing also at 23:00 pm and you have to pay extra fee then if you still want to rent a car. How much would a taxi cost and is it wise to reserve one in advance? Any recommendations would be highly appreciated.

      1 Answer May 15, 2014 at 6:46 AM
    • Salsa in Alghero?

      by Tottenham123 Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 11:03 AM

      I shall visit Alghero in May as a tourist. Are there any places where you can dance salsa?


    • Night clubs, bars etc.

      by fabiansk Online Now Oct 18, 2013 at 2:51 AM

      Hi. We're some guys looking for a place to go out and have a good time clubbing or just socialize at a nice bar in Alghero - any recommendations? Also restaurants uf you know some good ones.

      1 Answer Oct 20, 2013 at 8:58 AM
    • Buses on Sunday?

      by susnapt Online Now Jul 7, 2013 at 10:51 AM

      I need to get a bus from Alghero airport to Via Lido - does the 373 bus run on Sundays?

      1 Answer Jul 7, 2013 at 11:03 AM
    • Getting from Olbia Airport to Alghero

      by Globetrotter37 Online Now Aug 2, 2011 at 2:17 PM

      Help! My friend & I need to get from Olbia Airport to Alghero on Saturday (6 August). We arrive in to Olbia at about 21:00 hours. We'd rather not hire a car & taxis seem expensive. Can anyone advise as to the best way of travelling to & from the airport? Bus? We'd be really grateful! Thank you! :-)

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      place to stay in Alghero

      by om_212 Online Now Apr 25, 2011 at 12:01 AM

      we are looking for a B&B place to stay in Alghero for two nights in May 7-9. any recommendations? we would like to stay within Euro 25-35 per person. many thanks in advance, Olya

      1 Answer Apr 25, 2011 at 5:17 AM
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      Worth the walk ?

      by alectrevor Online Now Feb 27, 2011 at 5:39 AM

      I"m in my 70s and like walking when there is something nice to see. I understand that the Alghero train station is a 20 minute walk to centre, is this walk worth looking at or would i be better taking the bus from Sassari, i believe the bus goes to Alghero centre. Thanks.

      1 Answer Feb 27, 2011 at 10:41 AM
    • Where to stay?

      by s_gog Online Now Jan 17, 2011 at 12:22 PM

      I am planning on visiting Alghero for a week to ten days in summer 2011. Me and my partner are both 20 and therefore too young to hire a car. I was wondering where the best places to stay are without a car? I am looking to be walking distance to restaurants and night life, also a beautiful beach and hotel with with pool for the day time.
      Thank you in advance for your info!!

      3 Answers May 5, 2011 at 8:13 AM
    • Restaurants open on New Years Day?

      by petitegourmand Online Now Nov 17, 2010 at 2:39 AM

      Hi! I am flying into Alghero around 5pm on New Years Day. It looks like many hotels/restuarants are closed over the winter. Can someone tell me which restuarant in the old town may be open on 1st and 2nd January for dinner and whether it is possible to book in advance? Thanks!

    • Alghero to Olbia

      by RomaniaRob Online Now Sep 7, 2010 at 11:22 AM

      How can i get from Alghero airport to Olbia? Im looking for a cheap way, like bus or train.

    • Parking for Apartment Gioberti??

      by katjoeuk Online Now Jun 25, 2010 at 3:48 PM

      Hey everyone, I'm very tempted to book the Apartment Gioberti in Via Giobert for two nights in mid July - I'm just a bit worried about parking? We'll have a rental car....can anyone help? I don't mind walking for a bit, but not so sure whether it's a) possible and b)safe to leave the car close by??

      I'd be grateful for your thoughts on this!!!


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      Where DEAF???

      by deaf Online Now May 7, 2010 at 1:09 PM


      Hope you can tell me

      Where can I meet deaf in Alghero, Sardinia, Italy in May 2010?
      I should be there from 26 May to 2nd June

      Where can I find deaf organization or club on Sardinia?

      3 Answers May 8, 2010 at 10:38 AM
    • getting around in a wheelchair in Alghero

      by Pistolee Online Now Mar 26, 2010 at 2:02 PM


      My girlfriend and me are planning a trip to Alghero from 3 to 8 June.

      I am using a wheelchair (a "manual" chair) and my girlfriend pushes me around (I have limited power so I can only take small distances myself).

      So my question is: is Alghero wheelchair friendly? Are there modifications foreseen in the streets, musua etc?

      What about public transport? Are buses accessible or should we take a taxi for getting around?

      Any advice for wheelchair accessible hotels maybe?

      Thanks a lot for any info!



      3 Answers May 7, 2011 at 2:35 AM
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      an update

      by carpfanatic Online Now Oct 16, 2009 at 1:48 AM


      I have just had an email from my b&b in alghero and they say I can get the bus 373 to the bus station in alghero.

      Can anyone tell me directions from the terminal to the bus stop and will the driver sell tickets on the bus.

      Thanks to everyone for all the help so far

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      by carpfanatic Online Now Oct 6, 2009 at 11:12 AM


      I have just read that there is a ryanair bus stop in Alghero can anyone tell me if it is from the airport and how much is it

      thanks for any help

      8 Answers Oct 7, 2009 at 1:53 AM
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      by carpfanatic Online Now Oct 5, 2009 at 4:15 AM


      I am flying by ryanair to alghero and stopping at a hotel in Tottubella,,,is there any buses from the airport to the hotel and if not what are the options. If there is only a taxi what are the charges in sardinia.

      Thanks for any info you can give

      1 Answer Oct 5, 2009 at 4:40 AM
    • a night in alghero

      by lolabenalo Online Now Sep 22, 2009 at 1:38 AM

      im arriving to sardinia for a low-budjet trip in mid october and planning on doing a diving course. i arrive to alghero airport by night (23:55) , therefore i need to pass the first night in alghero.
      1. does anyone know about a nice cheap place to sleep in the night in alghero (with private rooms, we're a couple.)
      2. what options of public transportation do i have from alghero to the north-east side of the island (Olbia)?
      3. where are the best places to dive in the island? where is the less touristic and more economics areas?

      Thank you!!!

      1 Answer Sep 22, 2009 at 1:53 AM
    • Dancing in Alghero

      by cazjoyner Online Now Sep 11, 2009 at 11:41 AM

      I am looking for some advice and information if anyone can help!

      I am organising a hen party in Alghero on the weekend of 26th September. On the saturday night we would like to go out dancing but it seems that Ruscello and La Siesta may both be closed by then.

      I would like to know if there is another bar with lively dancing open until late?

      Also, i would like to book a table for us (we are 16 people) in Miques de Mirral and also a bar called El Tro, but i can't find any phone numbers for them. Does anyone have a phone number for Miques de Mirall bar or El Tro?

      Grazie Mille!

    • Alghero B&B

      by Jackbob Online Now Aug 6, 2009 at 1:12 AM

      Anybody ever been in Alghero Sardinia?

      4 Answers Apr 7, 2010 at 5:10 AM
    • Rent a car

      by polonaklanscek Online Now Jul 21, 2009 at 8:35 AM

      I`m going on vacations in Alghero in 22th of july with my friend and we need one nice couple to join us traveling to north side of sardinia. We would like to rent a car but it`s to expensive to travel alone. So if there is somebody who would join us let me now.

    • Borrowing a guitar in Alghero

      by SalMorrison Online Now May 27, 2009 at 5:10 AM

      Hi there

      Ok this is a really random request! I've been asked to play guitar at a friend's wedding in Alghero in September. I'm having second thoughts about taking a guitar on a plane (heard horror stories about this and Ryanair won't let you take a guitar as hand luggage, you're supposed to book a separate seat for it!!!).

      I wondered if anyone could help advise what the likelihood of borrowing a guitar when I'm there would be? Or if anyone knows someone there that I could possibly borrow one from?

      Any help would be much appreciated.



    • Are mosquitoes a problem if you are camping?

      by missioned Online Now Aug 31, 2008 at 8:47 AM

      Are mosquitoes a problem, especially if you are camping?
      Any other tips/advice (ie weather, beach, hiking, cycling, etc..) to be prepared for a trip there in September would be much appreciated....
      Many thanks

      1 Answer Aug 31, 2008 at 12:37 PM
    • cost of a taxi from alghero to bosa

      by 514mkh Online Now Aug 13, 2008 at 7:35 AM

      Does anyone know how much it costs for a taxi from alghero airport to bosa. have been trying to hire a car for arrival 14/08 - no vehs available. do car hire companies keep some for visitors who can not pre book ?

      1 Answer Aug 13, 2008 at 9:10 AM
    • Which Car Hire Company

      by isawitfirst Online Now Jul 21, 2008 at 4:34 AM

      Hi there,

      we are travelling to Alghero in September and are a looking for car hire. We have heard of these guys - and was wondering if anyone had used them?


      2 Answers Aug 15, 2008 at 6:26 AM
    • What beaches

      by Alison26 Online Now Jul 7, 2008 at 6:21 AM

      Hi my freinds and I are coming to alghero this week, we were just wondering what the best beaches to go to in the area are? Are there hidden beaches that we can explore and hows best to get to them. We'd prefer to go to quieter beaches.

      3 Answers Aug 9, 2008 at 12:54 PM
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      Bike hire and hiking routes

      by claesw Online Now Jun 23, 2008 at 1:01 PM

      Hi. I´m going to Alghero in july and wonder where the best place to rent a speed or mountain bike is. I also wonder if somebody has any good tips on nice routes for biking and hiking around Alghero.

      Regards Claes

      3 Answers Jul 21, 2009 at 3:58 AM