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robjw's Port Reviews of Rome (Civitavecchia), Naples, Santorini, Rhodes
Celebrity Silhouette cruise in August 2013
Member Name: robjw
Cruise Date: August 2013
Embarkation: other
Destination: Eastern Mediterranean
Member Review: robjw's Celebrity Silhouette Review
Rome (Civitavecchia)
Port Rating: 3.0 out of 5+

The train ride from Termini in Rome cost 5 Euro each and took a little over an hour. It is about a 10 minute walk from the railway station to the cruise shuttle bus and I can see no reason to pay for taxis or transfers.



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Naples
Port Rating: 5.0 out of 5+

Napoli (Naples) Archaeology Park of Baiae
Since we had already seen Pompeii and Herculaneum we did something quite different. We dived/snorkelled at the archaeological park at Baiae. We organised this in advance through http://www.napolidivingcenter.it/?id_lingua=en and were not disappointed. This is a sunken city complete with masonry, statues ( copies of the originals now in the Naples Museum) and mosaic tiles. Baiae provides English with the word Bay and is truly a unique experience for both certified Scuba divers and snorkelers.


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Santorini
Port Rating: 3.0 out of 5+

We took the cable car up to Fira then walked down through the donkeys after site seeing. We should have used the speedboat transfer to Oia which included a bus ride back to Fira and then the cable car back to the port, Next time.



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Rhodes
Port Rating: 4.0 out of 5+

We just walked through the old town. The highlight is the hospital of the knights of St John which is now a museum. The so called palace of the knights of St John is really a 1930's rebuild by the Italian Fascist governor and not really worth the entrance fee.



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