Reply
Post # 1   Bookmark and Share Old 10-15-2011, 01:42 AM
sara26 sara26 is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 6
Default Thread Title:  Crossing the Adriatic - Plane or Ferry?

To get from Italy to countries accross the Adriatic like Croatia, Slovinia, Bosnia, etc., which makes more sense, ferry/boat or plane? Or train I guess too?

Cost, safety, time in transit are all important considerations. If anyone has some experience with traveling accross the Adriatic I'd really appreciate some advice! Thank you!
Reply With Quote
Post # 2   Bookmark and Share Old 11-12-2011, 06:42 AM
Stephanie Abrams Stephanie Abrams is offline
Travel Expert
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 124
Default

I love to travel by ferry, Sara. It's relaxing, feels like a mini-cruise, allows you to see some ports along the way where the ferry stops, you can get some great photo opps, and the ports are, for the most part, the places the cities grew up around whereas the airports are way out of town.

A few hints:
1. Travel light! You will appreciate not having to drag anything heavy on and off of ferries.

2. Buy 1st class passage if you can afford the splurge. Seats are more comfortable and fare often includes snack/drinks/ and sandwich fixin's.

3. Try to take a fast-boat which tends to be newer and a smoother journey and often offers such on-board amenities as current films (I saw "Sliding Doors" and "Terms of Engagement" on board different ferry journeys
__________________
Radio Show Host
Travel Expert
Stephanie Abrams
Reply With Quote
Post # 3   Bookmark and Share Old 11-12-2011, 06:44 AM
Stephanie Abrams Stephanie Abrams is offline
Travel Expert
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 124
Default

Check out this website, Sara, for info on ferries from Croatia to Italy:
http://www.directferries.co.uk/ferri...a_to_italy.htm

Keep us posted on your journey!
__________________
Radio Show Host
Travel Expert
Stephanie Abrams
Reply With Quote
Reply
Share this thread on:
« Previous Thread        |        Next Thread »
Thread Tools
Display Modes
Travelers411 Featured Content
Travelers411 Mini Sites
Featured Content

Visit the Travelers411 Directory for
US Department of State, Department of Consular Affairs

Click here to visit the Travelers411 Directory for US Department of State, Department of Consular Affairs

There are over 8000 locations where you can apply for a US passport. Your US passport is the key for international travel and proof of citizenship while traveling. Standard and expedited passport applications are available.

Travelers411 - Travel PR Sidebar Widget

Travelers411 Travel PR

Click here for user submitted announcements

Browse announcements or create an account to post and promote your own.

Click here for details

Travelers411 Mini Sites

Travel Deal for
Cirque Du Soleil

Buy one ticket. Get one for $50

Click here for details

Travelers411.com Navigation
Featured Directory:  Hammersky Vineyards
Click here to visit the Travelers411 Directory for Hammersky Vineyards

The Inn and Vineyards feature a working winery and restored 1904 Farmhouse conversion. Located in the sun drenched hills of central California about 25 miles in land from the coast.

Click here to explore.

The Travelers411 Family of Brands:   Travelers411.com     sAbrams.com     Travelingfeet.com     Jetset411.com

© 2015 Travelers411. All Rights Reserved. Travelers411 is a Registered Trademark. "Your Travel Community" TM. "Explore Your World" TM. Travelers411, all subpages and sub domains are protected by US Copyright law. We strive to respect the Copyrights of others. Please do not post material to this site for which you do not have proper permission from the copyright holder. To request use or report abuse please contact us.