♥ Let’s Kick Up Our HeelZ in Puglia: REGISTER for Spring 2018 ♥

Let's Go to Italy Together!Spring 2018 Dates!!!

♥ Head Over HeelZ in Puglia!! ♥
La Dolce Vita Salento Style!!

Register TODAY for Spring 2018!

May 29 – June 7

Early Bird Sweetheart Deal!

Register NOW and $AVE!!!

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Your Cost for This Fabulous ALL-INCLUSIVE Experience is Only:

$4075 USD per person (Double Occupancy)*
$4325 USD per person (Single Occupancy)*

(* based on payment by check, there is a surcharge for credit cards/PayPal)

Early Bird Sweetheart Deal! 

Register by February 14th, 2018 &

$AVE $200 per person!

(Based on Availability! Register NOW!!)

Let's Go to Italy Together!♦ Everyone Who Registers Will Receive a Signed Copy of My Book, Victoria’s Travel TipZ Italian Style!♦

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  • Deposit = $500 USD per person.
  • The deposit is NON-refundable and non-transferable. 

For Your Convenience – Two Payment Methods

Victoria -Vespa copy for site icon1. Pay by Credit Card or Bank Transfer:

  • You can pay with a credit card or transfer funds from your checking account  via PayPal. (You do not need a PayPal account.)
  • You will be invoiced for the Balance 75 days prior to departure (March 10, 2017).
  • NOTE: There is a surcharge for payments using PayPal/credit card.

2. Pay by Check:

Payment by Credit Card or Check:

Early Bird Discount: If you register by February 14, 2018, your Early Bird discount of $200 per person will be deducted from your final invoice/payment.

Let's Go to Italy Together!

Your Salento-Style Experience in Puglia!

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Let's Go to Italy Together!* What’s Included and What Isn’t *

Included:

  • 10 Days/ 9 nights at exclusive accommodations: A 4-5-Star Accommodation in Lecce  (4 nights) V-apronand Masseria Provenzani (5 nights).
  • Transfers from/to Brindisi Airport or Lecce train station.
  • ALL meals are included: ALL breakfasts, lunches and dinners.
  • Local wines with all lunches and dinners.
  • ALL activities & sightseeing as outlined in the Highlights. Services of a private bi-lingual tour guide and your Tour Leader.
  • Private transportation throughout your stay.
  • WiFi, maid service, linens, amenities.
  • City taxes.
  • Assistance with pre- and post- tour travel plans provided by Victoria.

Not Included:

  • Transportation to Italy.
  • RT airfare to Brindisi.
  • Any meals, wine/refreshments, or activities not outlined in “What IS Included”.
  • Gratuities. (See recommended guidelines in General Information below.)
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended). Victoria will provide travel insurance information after your Registration and Terms & Conditions forms are received.

General Information:
What is the nearest airport?
Brindisi, Italy (Airport code = BDS). Remember that your arrival date is Tuesday, May 29, 2018. If you are flying from the U.S., you need to make flight arrangements departing (no later than) on May 28. Your departure date is Thursday, June 7th.
Once your fPostcardZ from Victoriainal payment is made, you will be asked to provide your travel arrangements.

Where are we staying?
A luxury accommodation in Lecce’s historical center.
Masseria Provenzani in the countryside a few kilometers from Lecce .

Can I have my own room and bathroom?
Yes, single rooms are available but limited. All of the rooms are en-suite, i.e., they have their own bathrooms.

Do I need a passport/visa?
Yes, you will need a current passport for travel to Italy. Be sure it is valid for at least 6 months AFTER your the date of departure from Italy. No visas are required to visit Italy.

Who should I contact for more information?
Your hosts are:
U.S. – Victoria De Maio, postcardsfromvictoria(at)gmail(dot)com
Puglia – Ylenia Sambati, info(at)yltourpr(dot)com

How do I communicate with family/friends?

The accommodation in Lecce has telephones and free WiFi.
Masseria Provenzani has free WiFi (in public areas) and a computer for checking emails but no telephones.
In either case, be sure to check your data plan/make arrangements with your local cell phone provider before you leave..

What should I bring to wear?
In spring, the weather in Puglia should be temperate and comfortable. Bring comfortable clothing and layers. It’s crucial to have comfortable walking shoes. Look at the itinerary and pack accordingly.

Are there laundry facilities?
Laundry service is available for a surcharge. There is a washer (no dryer) at the Masseria. (Clothes are hung dry in Italy.)

Should I bring cash and how much?
Italy uses the euro and although ATM’s are located at airports and towns, to avoid wasting precious time, I suggest that you do bring some euros with you upon arrival for gratuities, souvenirs, incidentals, etc. I recommend that you bring (at least) 300 EUR in small bills and change.

What if I have a special need?
Diet: If you have dietary restrictions, please be sure to indicate on the Registration Form so that the cooks can be advised in advance.
Medications/prescriptions: Please be sure to bring your medications and prescription.
Physical: Please note that traveling in Italy does involve walking and standing on hard and often uneven surfaces, stairs and paths which can be challenging for anyone with physical restrictions.

What about gratuities?
Gratuities are NOT included in the cost of your trip. When eating at a local trattoria or ristorante, you will be asked to leave a little grazie, 1-2 euros per person. For local guides and drivers, 1-2 euros and 2-3 euros/day for cook(s) and maid(s) is recommended. Budget recommended: $75-$100USD (per person).

Let's Go to Italy Together!♦ All guests will receive a complimentary copy of Victoria’s book: 

Victoria’s Travel TipZ Italian Style!

Questions? Contact Victoria!

2 Responses to ♥ Let’s Kick Up Our HeelZ in Puglia: REGISTER for Spring 2018 ♥

  1. Loretta Rufo Sharp says:

    Will you have a tour in April 2016.

    • Ciao Loretta!

      There will be a Puglia spring tour: dates are May 27 – June 5. The itinerary and pricing will be very similar to 2015.

      Would you like to be on my mailing list? I will be publishing details after the fall trip, too, so you can also subscribe to my blog/e-newsletter to get the latest info.

      Would love for you to join us – feel free to stay in touch!
      Victoria

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