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by Erik RivieraTravel
09 Sep 2019, 11:35
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: First time traveller
Replies: 23
Views: 4545

Re: First time traveller

Dear Alan, First of all welcome to Riviera Travel. I have to admit that January is a bit of a quiet period for us and so we don't have a huge selection to offer you then, with our 8-day Spectacular Nile cruise the closest to a short break (though it departs from Heathrow I'm afraid). However, if you...
by Erik RivieraTravel
09 Sep 2019, 09:24
Forum: Ask the team
Topic: Classic Italy 7th October 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 896

Re: Classic Italy 7th October 2019

Dear Debbie, First of all welcome to Riviera and I hope you have a lovely holiday with us. With regards to the Colosseum, if you want to visit we highly recommend you purchase your ticket in advance as it is not possible to book them on the door and they are set for a specific entry time. I would th...
by Erik RivieraTravel
02 Sep 2019, 16:12
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: First time traveller
Replies: 23
Views: 4545

Re: First time traveller

Dear Jane and Hazel,

You will each be sent a couple of Riviera luggage labels in our very fetching shade of turquoise, so hopefully if everyone places one on both their hold and hand luggage then it should be easier for you to recognise and find each other!
by Erik RivieraTravel
02 Sep 2019, 08:36
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: Montenegro Sept 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 4024

Re: Montenegro Sept 2019

Hi Olivier,

In that case you should both be fine, but please do remember to take your passport as well, since Montenegro is not part of the EU you may not be able to travel there on a simple EU ID card.
by Erik RivieraTravel
02 Sep 2019, 08:34
Forum: Ask the team
Topic: Suitcase limits?
Replies: 5
Views: 9654

Re: Suitcase limits?

Dear Mary, Life would be simple if the luggage limits were the same for all airlines! When you travel with Riviera your flight tickets automatically come with hold luggage irrespective of the airline, so you do not need to book it online (unless you feel that you would like to take more with you). O...
by Erik RivieraTravel
02 Sep 2019, 08:22
Forum: Ask the team
Topic: Solo Douro cruise November 8 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 1408

Re: Solo Douro cruise November 8 2019

Hello Chris, I've had a chat with my colleagues in the river cruising department and here are the timings for the last couple of days in Porto: - 14th Nov arrive in Villa Nova de Gaia (south bank of Porto) around 11:00 and visit nearby port cellar. Return to the ship for lunch with the rest of the a...
by Erik RivieraTravel
30 Aug 2019, 13:24
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: Italy for a solo traveller
Replies: 4
Views: 1736

Re: Italy for a solo traveller

Hi Olivier, The above dates I gave are for next year. If you want to look at all of our departure dates then I recommend either ordering or downloading a brochure (https://www.rivieratravel.co.uk/brochures) or visiting our website and checking the departure dates of the specific tour(s) you're inter...
by Erik RivieraTravel
30 Aug 2019, 13:18
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: Montenegro Sept 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 4024

Re: Montenegro Sept 2019

Hi Olivier, Currently British passport holders can enter visa free to Montenegro for up to 90 days. And since Montenegro isn't part of the EU this status shouldn't be affected by Brexit. However please be aware that your passport should have 3 months validity on it after the planned date of departur...
by Erik RivieraTravel
28 Aug 2019, 11:22
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: Italy for a solo traveller
Replies: 4
Views: 1736

Re: Italy for a solo traveller

Hi Andy, We organise escorted tours only, so I can't help you much with ideas about booking yourself and doing your own thing. However I can give you a list of our solo tours to Italy that depart in May next year, and perhaps one of them will take your fancy. Walking in Tuscany, departing on 12/05 f...
by Erik RivieraTravel
28 Aug 2019, 08:43
Forum: Travel Chat
Topic: Welcome!
Replies: 41
Views: 40147

Re: Welcome!

Hi Fraser, Welcome to Riviera Travel. Whilst we do not do much in the way of adventure activities (although we do have a zipwire optional activity on our Costa Rica tour) we do go to a wide range of incredible destinations which mix the big ticket sites (such as the Taj Mahal, Las Vegas, and the Gre...