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      Getting to Naples airport

      Naples Feb 10, 2017 at 2:07 PM

      I just realized that our flight leaving Naples is at 6:45am. I've booked a hotel that's a 12 minute drive from the airport, but we won't be driving. How's the cab situation during that time of the day? We will be staying at the B&B Milionaria. Thanks!

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      Vespa rentals

      Siena Feb 4, 2017 at 6:38 AM

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    • Reliable opening and closing times for sites in Ortygia and Siracusa

      Taormina Jan 28, 2017 at 10:57 AM

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      Pope audience

      Rome Feb 6, 2017 at 7:58 AM

      I got tickets for Wednesday, Pope audience but I don't know what to expect. Any advice on that experience. Also, what's a good location for hotel- walking around. Thank you.

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      How many days?

      Florence Feb 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM

      We are planning on a trip to Rome and Florence for 7 days total. I've been to Rome and think we need 4 days to get the best experience, but that leaves 3 days for Florence. Is that enough? One of us want to see Florence above all cities in Italy (not me, I want to see Rome). Thanks!

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    • Rome and Venice

      Rome Feb 2, 2017 at 4:51 AM

      Hi
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      i want to know how to travel from Campiano airport to Via Felice Grossi Gondi, 87, 00162( that's where my hotel is)
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      how to cover venice attractions in a day, what I can see?
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    • bus or train

      Sicilia Feb 19, 2017 at 10:29 AM

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      Where to stay in Venice

      Venice Feb 6, 2017 at 7:53 AM

      Any advice appreciated. Flying into Venice -where to stay for two nights ? how is transportation from there to Rome? is easy to walk around to see the city of Venice? Thank you - Thank you.

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    • Flea Markets

      Venice Feb 1, 2017 at 4:22 PM

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    • train orvieto to Venice

      by Brucehurlbut Online Now Jun 19, 2016 at 8:05 PM

      Taking the train from Orvieto to Venice June 29. Should I purchase on -line beforehand or am I ok to wait until the day of travel and purchase then?

      4 Answers Jun 21, 2016 at 5:59 PM
    • orvieto to Switzerland

      by queencafe777 Online Now May 17, 2016 at 8:16 PM

      What is the best way to go to Switzerland? is Lucerne or Zurich good to visit for 4 to 5 days? then we head back to rome. or go to Lake Como for two to three days and drive to Switzerland border? what town is best to go please that is close to the border for tourist?
      thank you

      2 Answers Aug 11, 2016 at 10:18 AM
    • Wineries around Orvieto

      by Nessadh2004 Online Now Feb 3, 2016 at 6:00 AM

      Are there close, good wineries to Orvieto city center? We want to take a taxi or hire a driver to visit some wineries in the Umbria/Tuscany area 5/15/16.

      4 Answers Feb 3, 2016 at 11:30 AM
    • Luggage storage at train station

      by TomD8572 Online Now Dec 30, 2015 at 8:14 AM

      I thought I saw a posting on a different blog that the Orvieto train station now has luggage storage capability as of July 2015. Can anyone confirm that?

      7 Answers Jan 1, 2016 at 8:50 AM
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      best transportaion between Rome & Orvieto

      by waterdrop Online Now Jul 20, 2015 at 5:51 AM

      Has anyone traveled between these two places by train? I have heard conflicting things about the train & how little time you have in Orvieto to get on & off the train. Is there a fast bus that travels between these two places?
      Any help or suggestions will be greatly appreciated!!

      17 Answers Jul 21, 2015 at 9:29 PM
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      BEST WAY TO GET TO SATURNIA FROM ORVIETO

      by chilena1 Online Now Jun 19, 2015 at 7:56 PM

      I WANT DESPERTE TO GO TO SATUNIA, AND I COULDNT GET AN AUTOMATIC CAR FOR RENT. SO I WON'T BE DRIVING.
      ANY IDEAS? HOW CAN I GET TO SATURNIA FROM ORVIETO?
      THANK YOU SO MUCH.

      3 Answers Jun 20, 2015 at 8:45 AM
    • KYATHOS??????

      by savedbygracenurse Online Now Feb 1, 2015 at 11:19 AM

      IT'S BEEN NEARLY A DECADE SINCE I TRAVELED TO THIS BEAUTIFUL PLACE. I STILL HAVE SOME PIECES OF POTTERY FROM OUR VISIT THAT I WAS WANTING TO EXPAND MY COLLECTION. ON THE BOTTOM OF THE POTTERY IT SAYS : KYATHOS ORVIETO DEC-AMANO. IS THIS PLACE STILL OPEN FOR BUSINESS?

      7 Answers Feb 1, 2015 at 4:13 PM
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      Maestro paolo and the office supply store down the street

      by EdEnck Online Now Oct 26, 2014 at 12:20 PM

      There are two stores I visited on my trip to Orvieto, Italy that I would like to purchase additional items from but have not been able to find any contact info online. They are Maestro paolo's pottery shop and the office supply store just down the street. Can anyone help?

      5 Answers Oct 27, 2014 at 11:36 AM
    • Fastest train direct to Orvieto?

      by 14villatrip Online Now Jul 30, 2014 at 7:02 PM

      Flying into Rome airport. What is fastest train to Orvieto? Is a transfer necessary?

      2 Answers Jul 30, 2014 at 8:13 PM
    • Rome to Oriveto

      by triporiveto Online Now Mar 12, 2014 at 2:31 AM

      Hello , can you please tell me how much time is to get from Rome Airport to Oriveto by taxi and approx. how much should it cost? Many thanks

      5 Answers Mar 12, 2014 at 3:00 PM
    • Republic Day on June 02

      by Modnoi Online Now Mar 3, 2014 at 11:14 PM

      Hello there,

      I wonder if anyone can help me find the answers. I plan to be at Orvieto on Jun 02 and wonder if all the shops, restaurants will be close, and how about the bus to Civita di Bagnoregio, will they run that day? Does anyone know?

      Thank you!
      Modnoi

      1 Answer Mar 4, 2014 at 5:56 AM
    • Is it worth a day trip from Rome?

      by Jennifermorcom Online Now Feb 21, 2014 at 12:43 PM

      I'm in Rome for 5 days and have seen some really good reports of Orvieto - is it worth taking this trip when there is so much to see in Rome - awkward question I know as it's down to personal choice - it wasn't on my list to do but have seen some really good reviews! Anyone's opinion whose been would be much appreciated : )

      8 Answers Feb 23, 2014 at 8:32 PM
    • Rome to Orvieto

      by redwoodshores Online Now Feb 7, 2014 at 8:50 AM

      Is it possible to travel from Rome to Orvieto in a day via train or bus. If so what would you see?

      9 Answers Apr 11, 2014 at 12:04 PM
    • Local bus schedule needed

      by Dfoley13 Online Now Jan 17, 2014 at 12:52 PM

      I need a bus at Orvieto to take me to
      Aquapendente. Where can I find the
      Bus schedule?

      3 Answers Jan 17, 2014 at 2:56 PM
    • Day tour of Orvieto from Civitavecchia

      by JohnMD Online Now Dec 27, 2013 at 10:03 AM

      Can anyone recommend a day tour of Orvieto from Civitavecchia?

      3 Answers Dec 27, 2013 at 11:41 PM
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      Day trips from Orvieto.

      by Maurizioago Online Now Dec 20, 2013 at 8:54 PM

      Could you suggest me some day trips from Orvieto by train or bus; please?

      11 Answers Dec 23, 2013 at 9:08 AM
    • Will Restuarants be open 1 May 2014

      by jaderrico Online Now Nov 20, 2013 at 5:19 AM

      Looking for a town or village along the main train route from Rome to Florence to spend a couple of days over the 1 May holiday in 2014. Will restuarants and bars be open?

      2 Answers Nov 21, 2013 at 5:06 PM
    • What is the best way to get 14 people from Orvieto to Todi?

      by hhwhitey Online Now Oct 9, 2013 at 10:38 AM

      I will be in Florence with a gruop of 14 students. We need to travel to Todi for one day. I understand the best way to travel is by train first to Orvieto and then carry on to Todi. What is the best way to get to Todi? Abouyt how much are the tickets?

      6 Answers Oct 9, 2013 at 12:51 PM
    • restaurant

      by Showmom Online Now Sep 27, 2013 at 5:34 AM

      When we visited Orvieto both times we ate at a restaurant just off the magnificent church piazza. As you go further into Orvieto the restaurant was on the left side. I wish I could remember the name! Any help?

      1 Answer Sep 27, 2013 at 5:48 AM
    • Orvieto to Civita d Agliano

      by PaulBerg2013 Online Now Aug 21, 2013 at 2:46 PM

      What is the cost of taxi from Orvieto to Civita d Agliano? No rental cars are available.

      2 Answers Aug 21, 2013 at 3:29 PM
    • Orvieto to Lucca

      by spatricial Online Now May 21, 2013 at 11:49 PM

      How to you travel from Orvieto to Lucca by train, do you have to pr book?

      3 Answers May 26, 2013 at 6:08 PM
    • train times etc

      by nennie Online Now Jan 15, 2012 at 6:56 AM

      We are visiting Orvieto this year flying into Venice for a few days first can we get a train direct to Orvieto and how much would it be. I have tried looking on line for a time table but had no luck so if you can tell me a web site to look at.

      Thanks

      2 Answers Jan 15, 2012 at 9:03 AM
    • Taxi to Todi

      by jjamsinBett Online Now Sep 14, 2011 at 4:52 PM

      I'm coming by train from Rome to Orvieto but my final destination is Todi. Can I get a taxi in Orvieto to take me to Todi? If so, where do I get it and does anyone know the approximately cost?

      3 Answers Sep 14, 2011 at 11:11 PM
    • B&B CasaVera,

      by ChrissyandJen Online Now Aug 7, 2011 at 1:11 PM

      Hi
      I am wondering if anyone has stayed at CasaVera in Orvieto in the Primula room? When I look at the pictures on their site it seems like there is only one bed. We are looking for 2 single beds. Thanks for any info anyone has on this place!!

      1 Answer May 22, 2013 at 12:48 AM
    • November in Orvieto

      by mVigilante Online Now Aug 7, 2011 at 12:56 PM

      Anyone been during November? I am trying to decide whether to stay in Orvieto for 2 weeks or Lucca. Any and all suggestions and comments welcome.

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      Where to park and where to eat?

      by xdaliv Online Now Feb 5, 2011 at 2:01 PM

      Road trip! Orvieto is going to be our lunch break from our journer from Rome to Siena.

      1. Where to park? Should i take the furnicular or the escalator? Which would bring me closest to the town center.

      2. Anyone want to suggest a nice italian familia bistro for lunch? We dont eat meat. so somewhere with loads of vegetarian and seafood option?

      While im at it...should i or shouldnt i visit the underground in orvieto? how long would that take?

      7 Answers Feb 6, 2011 at 2:07 AM
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      Safe Parking

      by sandranunes Online Now May 19, 2010 at 3:16 AM

      Hi,
      We will be in Orvieto this June for a day visit, could you please tell us about a safe parking where we could leave the car with all our luggage? I´m a bit worried about this as we are not staying in a hotel we just want to walk and relax in the city.
      Appreciate your help.

      13 Answers Jun 12, 2010 at 10:47 PM
    • What credit card to use

      by pmgorel Online Now Jan 22, 2010 at 6:46 PM

      My husband and I will be traveling to Italy this summer, traveling primarily in Umbria. We will be staying in Orvieto and Trevi and will explore the areas surrounding these two towns. We also plan to take a couple of day trips to Rome. My question is this: are both Visa and MasterCard generally accepted in Umbria? On a previous trip to Switzerland we found that MasterCard was accepted more often than Visa, particularly at food markets. I'm trying to decide if I should have one of each card to make sure we don't have any problems.

      Mary

      9 Answers Jun 25, 2010 at 5:37 AM
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      taxi or bus to hotel la badia ?

      by terredenise Online Now Jan 6, 2010 at 2:14 PM

      We are planning a trip to Orvieto in Aug of this year. I cant seem to get good communication from the Hotel we will be staying at. My question is from the Orvieto train station will we be able to get a bus or taxi that can take us to la badia. First time travelers to Italy. Also is there a place at train station where we secure our luggage. Thank you in advance for any help.

      10 Answers Jan 16, 2010 at 9:35 PM
    • Weird to Share Food?

      by JudJer Online Now Aug 28, 2009 at 7:34 AM

      In restaurants in Orvieto, it is possible to share perhaps one of the courses. Because we do not eat a lot, yet like a variety, it gives us an opprtunity to sample things we might not order.

      6 Answers Aug 28, 2009 at 11:59 PM