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04 Mar 2006

It's Italy in the Caribbean -- with a few snags

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20060304.wxcruise0304/BNStory/specialTravel/home

MSC_Opera.jpgWallace Immen samples a European cruise line offering new 'Italian signature' voyages, and finds la dolce vita doesn't always translate

[Globe and Mail, 4 March 2006]

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. — I love Italy. The hospitality, the style, la dolce vita and the consistently wonderful food make just being there a delight. So when a new European cruise line started advertising ships that offer a "true Italian signature" and "premium-class cruises" in the Caribbean for a price as low as any mass-market competitor, it had my attention.

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