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Flights must come into Rome, Italy (airport code: FCO) & depart from Milan, Italy (airport code: MXP)
Transfers rates $25 pp each way

>>> Register on Globus' website, My Globus, before you go!


You are welcome to book your own or call Cruise & Crop to assist in booking your airfare. Once your airfare is booked, you have the option to add on $25 pp (each way) airport transfers. We did look into group air but there was no cost advantage to you.

Pre & Post Extra Nights

Globus has available 1, 2 & 3 extra nights in Rome (before your trip) and Milan (after your trip).

Rome: $144 per person per night (based on double occupancy)


Via Cavour, 15, 00184 Roma, Italia
Tel (+39) 06 4884051
Toll Free Number 800 860 004
Fax (+39) 06 4744105

Milan: $126 per person per night (based on double occupancy)

Book your own air and arrive on 10/12/18.
Book Globus Transfers

If you book your own flights, flights must arrive at the Rome airport no later than 5:00 p.m. on 10/12/18 and leave Milan between 6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on 10/21/18.  Round-trip transfers can be purchased for $50 pp if you need same day transfers. Transfers on dates other than October 12 or 21 will have a different rates. Call for a quote. The deadline to purchase transfers is 9/27/18. **On 10/12/18, you have a meet & greet with your tour director and a group dinner. We recommend that you arrive in Rome by 1:00 p.m. to assure you have plenty of time to get to the hotel before the fun starts.

NOTE:  The first hotel stay in Rome is at Hotel Mediterraneo (see address above). Cruise & Crop recommends booking a transfer with Globus. There are other ways to get into the city. Click on this link for information on trains and taxi cabs. Cruise & Crop does not operate or control in any respect the services provided by these companies, nor does it guarantee their performance.

shore excursions
Globus will have their optional shore excursions available starting on July 14 through October 8, 2018. Visit My Globus, to register and see what optional tours are available.

Save on pre-trip tours
Coming into town early or staying a few extra days? Click Here for some tour options.

class schedule
The schedule is subject to change.

October 12, 2018 - Your first scheduled activity on the tour is a 5:00 p.m. Meet & greet & group dinner.

Rome, Day 3, October 14 - 1 evening class 8:30 p.m.

Florence, Day 5, October 16 - 1 evening class, time 8:00 p.m.

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travel insurance
If you have not already purchased travel insurance, we recommend that you do. Insurance covers you in case you had to cancel due to a medical reason or death in the family. It also covers your baggage, emergency evacuation and more.

You can find a document of coverage by clicking here.

What you'll need...

...Personal Packing List

  • Proof of Citizenship
    • Passports are REQUIRED (valid at least 6 months after you return) & a drivers license
  • Don't forget to register on Globus' website, My Globus, before you go!
  • Travel Documents, luggage tags, Transfer/Hotel Vouchers
  • Casual clothes for during the day - dress in layers as the temperatures can change through out the day and will vary from city to city.
  • Smart Casual clothes for dinners included in your tours.
  • In some churches it is required to cover your shoulders and knees. Given the cooler weather, this will not likely be an issue. But if you have a sleeveless shirt, you may want to bring a scarf.
  • A light jacket in case the motorcoach is chilly
  • Optional: Bathing suit, cover up & sunscreen
  • Camera & extra batteries
  • Electrical Currency Converter
  • Pajamas
  • Toiletries
  • Comfortable walking shoes


  • Porterage at hotels for one suitcase per person is included in the vacation price. Airport/train station porterage is not included, unless otherwise specified in your travel documents. Be prepared to carry your own suitcase on and off airplanes and trains and through airports and train stations. Regulations within most airports require travelers to handle their own luggage through customs.
  • Your single bag should have dimensions not exceeding 30"x21"x11" and weight not exceeding 50 lbs (22 kg). We regret that we are unable to accept a second suitcase or any luggage exceeding these limits on any Globus vacation. Some vacations have more restrictive regulations than those listed above. Refer to your Travel Documents for more information.
  • Air carrier restrictions may vary from the limitations listed above. Size and weight limitations for carry-on and checked baggage vary from airline to airline and even according to destination. While making an air-inclusive booking, you will be provided with baggage fee information. After booking an air-inclusive booking, up-to-date information on carrier-specific standard checked baggage allowance (including size and weight limitations), the standard allowance (and fee, if applicable) for carry-on baggage, and the standard fee for the first and second checked bag, along with the information about additional discounts that may apply depending on flyer-specific factors (e.g., frequent flyer status, military, credit card used for purchase, or early purchase over the Internet, etc.), can be found on the carrier’s website or by accessing iflybags.com. Globus is not responsible for additional fees imposed by air carriers for baggage, and these fees are not included in the air-inclusive vacation price. You will be required to pay these fees directly to the airline at check-in.
  • No responsibility is accepted by Globus for loss of or damage to baggage or any of the traveler’s belongings throughout the duration of the vacation. Travelers are strongly encouraged to not bring valuables such as jewelry and large amounts of cash. Any such valuables should not be left in baggage out of the control of the traveler. Baggage insurance is recommended. See the Globus website or back of this brochure for an all-inclusive Travel Protection plan.
  • Carry-on bags should not exceed the dimensions of 12"x11"x 6". For safety reasons, wheeled carry-on bags are not suitable as hand luggage on motorcoaches and mini-buses. Carry-on bags must be small enough to store in overhead bins or under the seat in front of you on motorcoaches and other transportation.

...Crafters Packing List

Please pack the following items for your crafting classes...

  • Your Crafting KIT that was mailed to you mid-September.
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Scissors

don't forget to download and create your cruise & Crop passport before you go. Go here for more information.