nothing junior about it. Along with the other hotel villas, the interior decor reflected tastes from the French and Italian Riviera , while other details, such as the coral stone floor and the brightly painted exterior, highlighted the hotel
seven-night Grand Tuscany & Umbria tour of Rome, Florence and Cortona; and the eight-night Rome, Florence & Italian Riviera tour of Rome, Florence and Portovenere. To find out more, go to www.intrepid-vacations.com .
imagined he’d have the opportunity to return in style to the port city tucked into the northernmost reaches of the Italian Riviera . But return he did. “Six years ago, I was invited on the Costa Fortuna out of Genoa on an agents’ trip, and I again saw the horizon of Genoa, and I remembered back to 1959, and here I was on the
offering a total of 12 departures this summer and fall on two Slow Food-branded itineraries, a 12-day Piedmont and Italian Riviera and a 13-day Tuscany and Umbria tour, priced from $4,290, per person, based on double occupancy.
package, which starts at about $1,956 after the discount, includes visits to Rome, Siena, Florence, Venice, the Italian Riviera , the wine region of Asti, Lake Como and the Italian Alps. The trip must booked by Oct. 31, with travel completed
Croatia's branding is a bit more of a challenge, despite the fact that portions of the coast of Croatia resemble the Italian Riviera before the advent of mass tourism. The 2008 Country Brand Index issued by FutureBrand is a fascinating look at nations
Caribbean's new Oasis-class ships will be in Fort Lauderdale. The Independence will operate winter cruises from Southampton in 2010 and 2011, visiting places such as the Italian Riviera , the Balearic Islands and the Canary Islands.
double. • A Cruise & Land package is offered with a choice of two itineraries along either the French Riviera or the Italian Riviera . The package includes two nights accommodations in Nice, France, and a seven-night Star Clipper cruise with all
United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization headquarters at the Piazza de Porta Capena. • Farther north, the Italian Riviera town of Alassio becomes a "holiday village" this summer, with daily entertainment and sporting events scheduled
breakfast, lunch, a full-day tour of the Cinque Terre towns and a half-day tour of the Riviera. The independent Italian Riviera and the Cinque Terre tour, with daily departures, costs $599 to $649 per person, double, land only. Peak prices