S P E C I A L P L A C E S T O U R Rome, Florence the Amalfi Coast Including hilltowns of Tuscany M ay 1 4 -28, 2010 • L i Mi t 20 pe rSON S • $3,850* • Si GN u p By F e Brua ry 1 Friday, May 14 • depart thurSday, May 20 • MONday, May 24 • aMaLFi Depart USA for Florence. Leave from Chi- BuON CONVeNtO Spend your final day along the coast, relax- cago O’Hare or another USA airport. After breakfast, discover the hidden trea- ing at the beach, or enjoying a meal at one sures of the Tuscan coastline and the aboard of the seaside restaurants. (B) Saturday, May 15 • FLOreNCe a 38-foot Swedish sailboat. (Note: the Medit- After our arrival in Florence, transfer to our teranean cruise is optional* and available to tueSday, May 25 • FraSCati/rOMe hotel outside Florence. Enjoy a welcome a limited number of guests.) Or choose to Leave Amalfi and travel to Frascati, a town dinner at hotel. (D) relax at our B&B and enjoy the breathtaking outside Rome, known for its white wine. After views of the Tuscan countryside. (B) our arrival, enjoy the evening relaxing at our SuNday, May 16 • FLOreNCe splendid country villa — or explore Frascati Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at our hotel over- Friday, May 21 • pOMpeii/aMaLFi and its restaurants and wine bars. (B) looking the city of Florence. Later, behold the Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and travel to many sights of Florence, birthplace of the southern Italy and the stunning Amalfi WedNeSday, May 26 • FraSCati/rOMe Italian Renaissance, on a half-day tour. Wan- Coast. On the way, gain insight into the life Spend the day exploring the fascinating his- der the Uffizi Gallery, stand in the shadow of a city at the height of the Roman Empire tory of Rome that spans more than two and of the towering Brunelleschi’s Dome and of with a stop and guided tour of Pompeii. Eve- a half thousand years. Visit the impressive course, enjoy Michelangelo’s David up close. ning on your own to relax and take in the sights of the Colisseum, St. Peters Square, The remainder of the day is yours to relax scenic beauty of the coast. (B) the Vatican and the Trevi fountain. Evening and explore Florence on your own. (B) on your own.(B) Saturday, May 22 • aMaLFi MONday, May 17 • FLOreNCe After breakfast, participate in an optional* thurSday, May 27 • rOMe We’ll leave our hotel/villa and drive to one cooking class and lunch in Ravello, a town Spend our last full day exploring on your of Tuscany’s most beautiful hill towns, San that sits high above the Amalfi coast. Cook own — shopping in Frascati, a return trip Gimignano. On our way, we’ll visit Castellina alongside the famed Mamma Agata—who to Rome, or by relaxing at our countryside in Chianti, a 15th century Tuscan village. once cooked for American celebrities such villa. Later, we’ll celebrate our Italian expe- Spend the afternoon/evening exploring San as Frank Sinatra and Jacqueline Kennedy— rience together with a farewell dinner. (B,D) Gimignano on your own. (B) and learn the secrets of cooking with fresh regional ingredients. Enjoy the results with Friday, May 28 • rOMe tueSday, May 18 • BuON CONVeNtO lunch on a terrace that boasts some of the Say a reluctant “Ciao” to Italy. Enjoy a final After breakfast at the hotel, travel to a small best views of the coast. Spend the rest of leisurely breakfast before our transfer to boutique winery near Montalcino to taste the day relaxing along the coast, dining and the airport for a return flight to the U.S. their impressive wines. Later, wander the walking. Evening on your own. (B) (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner) streets of the Tuscan hill town Montalcino and enjoy lunch or dinner at one of its SuNday, May 23 • aMaLFi/Capri * Optional activities are available to a limited award-winning restuarants. (B) Travel by boat to Capri, the Bay of Naples’ number of guests and are extra. most beautiful island, for an escorted trip * Itinerary and price is based on 20 participants WedNeSday, May 19 • including the Blue Grotto, (weather permit- and is subject to change. Price is land only. BuON CONVeNtO ting). Return to Amalfi and spend the re- After breakfast, visit Montepulciano — and mainder of the day exploring on your own, SIGN UP DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1, 2010 sample it’s famed wine, “Vino di Nobile”. taking in the sapphire bays and spectacular Continue to explore the Tuscan countryside vistas. (B) For more information, contact Cathy Fleming at with a stop in Pienza -— a town that repre- email@example.com or visit our web site sents one of the best planned Renaissance at www.viaggidigusto.com towns and boasts some of the best pecorino cheese in Italy. (B) Viaggi di Gusto reservation form m Si´, I/We will join Viaggi di Gusto Italy trip. My/Our deposit check for $750 per person, made payable to VIAGGI DI GUSTO is enclosed. DEPOSIT DUE FEBRUARY 1, 2010. BALANCE DUE MARCH 1, 2008. m No, I won’t be able to join the trip, but please keep me on your mailing list for future trips. Full name (as shown on passport) First Middle Last Passport number Country of Issue Birthdate (M/D/Y) Gender: M or F Address City ZIP Phone (Day/Evening) E-mail Full name (as shown on passport) First Middle Last Passport number Country of Issue Birthdate (M/D/Y) Gender: M or F Address City ZIP Phone (Day/Evening) E-mail m I/We have read and fully understand your general, terms and conditions as printed on the terms & conditions page. 15-DAY Italian Adventure Signature Date May 14-28, 2010 Signature Date $3,850 per person* *price is land only and is based on double m I’m interested in TRAVEL SAFE vacation insurance. occupancy & 20 participants Please email me information. m I do not require the offered vacation insurance. SIGN UP DEADLINE: FEB. 1 Please note: a form of travel insurance is highly recommended. Mail application and deposit check to:VIAGGI DI GUSTO, LLC, 5709 ASPEN COURT, MCFARLAND, WI 53558 www.viaggidigusto.com • (608) 217-7455 • firstname.lastname@example.org Viaggi di Gusto TERMS & CONDITIONS www.viaggidigusto.com • 608 217 7455 • email@example.com RESERVATIONS AND PAYMENT: Prices are based on double occupancy. RESPONSIBILITY OF VIAGGI DI GUSTO, LLC:Viaggi di Gusto, LLC, and/ A deposit of $750 per person is required to reserve space (due February or organizers act in the capacity of agents in all matters of transportation 1, 2010). Balance is due March 1, 2010. Payment must be made by check. and tour operations, and their liability is limited to the terms of the tour package. Viaggi di Gusto, LLC, and/or its agents are not liable for delays, BAGGAGE: Due to limited motorcoach capacity on the land portion of inconveniences, accidents, expenses or mishaps of any kind resulting en- the tour, transportion and porterage of one suitcase per person will be tirely, or in part, from the negligence of others or from causes beyond accepted.The organizers of the tour accept no liability for loss or damage their control. The right is reserved to decline, to accept or to retain any to luggage, although maximum care will be taken to insure safe handling person as a member of any tour if such person’s health, mental well-being, of your luggage. or general deportment hinders the operation of the tour. Baggage is at owner’s risk at all times. Viaggi di Gusto, LLC is not liable for defaults of CANCELLATIONS All cancellations must be received in writing. For other firms or agencies. We reserve the right to change the itinerary, cancellations received on or before February, 2010, a fee of $375 per if necessary. Responsibility of Airline: The airline is responsible only for person will be charged. For cancellations received between February 15 the air travel portion performed by it on behalf of the tour participants and April 1, 2010, a cancellation fee of $750 per person will be charged. in accordance with the terms and conditions of their individual passage For cancellations received between April 1 and May 1, 2010, a cancellation contracts and subject to the laws, treaties and regulations governing air fee of 50% of the tour price will be charged. 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