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As per a great suggestion from Joe, here are the links to each city's TR:
Israel: Part 1
Israel: Part 2 (very short)
Israel: Part 3 - Eilat
Israel: Part 4 - Ein Gedi/Dead Sea
Madrid
(Pics from Israel and Madrid)
Barcelona
Seville
Gibraltar
Rome
Florence
Pisa
Venice
Switzerland

Trip planning thread: http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=37776.0
There you can find all the info about how I booked what. May take some searching in there.
« Last edited by @Yehuda on October 29, 2015, 05:06:09 PM »

Author Topic: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report  (Read 66944 times)

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #270 on: October 30, 2015, 08:59:55 AM »
I still can't believe you refuse to invest $300 in a camera, but whatever.

Bummer on the weather, glad you enjoyed anyways
Give him a link to purchase with miles and he'll be in

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #271 on: October 30, 2015, 09:03:59 AM »
Give him a link to purchase with miles and he'll be in
-1, he doesn't part with money or miles ::)
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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #272 on: October 30, 2015, 09:16:22 AM »
Interesting that you chose Mt Rigi over Pilatus.

Nice recap though
Yeah, IINM Pilatus requires you to buy the Golden Ticket to go up (~$100) and Rigi could be ascended via the trains/cable cars that were included in my pass. Hence the decision.
Thanks

I still can't believe you refuse to invest $300 in a camera, but whatever.

Bummer on the weather, glad you enjoyed anyways
Didn't we discuss it's not a money thing? At this point, I'd rather have lower quality pictures than to schlep along another "thing" on a trip. I have a new phone now, curious to see how the pics come out after the next trip.
Yeah, with only 1 day scheduled for ZRH, we had to take whatever weather we got. Thanks

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #273 on: October 30, 2015, 09:37:52 AM »
Do you want my old camera (Nex 6)? I'll $e11 it to you for !@,### m!le$ (censored due to this being against forum rules :))

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #274 on: November 03, 2015, 12:53:27 AM »
Nice installment @yehuda. Thank you for sharing.
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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #275 on: November 03, 2015, 03:17:15 PM »
Nice installment @yehuda. Thank you for sharing.
Thanks :)

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #276 on: January 19, 2016, 11:29:26 PM »
@Yehuda, would you recommend the Sheraton Four Points Diagonal?
Looks like you paid 7,000SPG/night, but now the rate is down to 4,000SPG/night.
That could really help us out, as a family of 5, as we need two rooms.
Do you think we could fit three kids (18, 16, 13) into one of the rooms? I ask, because website suggests it's limited to 2person/room.
Any other suggestions welcome!
Thanks.

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #277 on: January 19, 2016, 11:57:47 PM »
@Yehuda, would you recommend the Sheraton Four Points Diagonal?
Looks like you paid 7,000SPG/night, but now the rate is down to 4,000SPG/night.
That could really help us out, as a family of 5, as we need two rooms.
Do you think we could fit three kids (18, 16, 13) into one of the rooms? I ask, because website suggests it's limited to 2person/room.
Any other suggestions welcome!
Thanks.
We chose not to stay there, favoring a cheap Airbnb in Las Ramblas instead. For us it was more important to be centrally located. I think @Yehuda would agree in hindsight.

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #278 on: January 20, 2016, 12:31:11 AM »

We chose not to stay there, favoring a cheap Airbnb in Las Ramblas instead. For us it was more important to be centrally located. I think @Yehuda would agree in hindsight.
Cool. I think we are heading toward the Airbnb option, too. Thanks.

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #279 on: January 20, 2016, 12:45:10 AM »
Cool. I think we are heading toward the Airbnb option, too. Thanks.
Sure, let me know if you if you want details on the place we stayed at.

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #280 on: January 20, 2016, 05:18:32 AM »
Agreed. It's nice that it got cheaper, but it's a 20 minute subway ride to anything you'll want to do.

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #281 on: May 18, 2016, 08:07:28 PM »
@yehuda, can I purchase the Doge palace tour for $10? if so, link?

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #282 on: May 18, 2016, 08:28:12 PM »
@yehuda, can I purchase the Doge palace tour for $10? if so, link?
Musement had a deal back then for 50% off any tour. So, that means it must have been $20 originally. But anyway, looks like those prices have skyrocketed. https://www.musement.com/us/venice/doge-s-palace-venice-v/

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #283 on: October 21, 2017, 11:51:24 PM »
Looking forward to reading the rest of the TR :)

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Re: @Yehuda's Israel/Eurotrip Honeymoon Trip Report
« Reply #284 on: October 22, 2017, 08:56:51 AM »
Looking forward to reading the rest of the TR :)
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