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Tuscan Dreams with Simpson Travel

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January 31, 2018

Like many families, we have been struggling with the January blues thanks to a sustained bout of the lurgy which has seen the whole family ill at some point…

Destination Europe

My Top Tips for visiting Miracle Square and Pisa

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September 29, 2016

The fourth port we docked in on our Mediterranean cruise aboard Carnival Vista was Livorno which is a short coach ride from Pisa and Florence.
We made the decision to…

Destination Europe

Our top places to visit in Rome

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September 10, 2016

Our recent cruise aboard the Carnival Vista first took is to Messina, Sicily, then Naples where we made a visit to Pompeii and the next stop was Civitavecchia, the port closest…

Destination Europe

Top Tips for exploring Pompeii

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September 4, 2016

When we first found out we were docking in Naples on our cruise aboard the Carnival Vista, a visit to Pompeii was a must.
Pompeii is a Roman town frozen…

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Top 10 things to do in Messina

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September 1, 2016

We have just returned from a fantastic cruise aboard the Carnival Vista and much as the ship was amazing and there was plenty to do onboard, we were also keen…