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BEQUIA, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Enamored with the seafaring history of Bequia, the gem in the necklace of the Grenadines, Bob Dylan in the early 1980's built his boat there, 'Water Pearl', using traditional wooden boat building methods. Now a Caribbean dream home is a reality at Adams Bay Luxury Beach Club by SANDS Caribbean. Situated 15 minutes from Port Elizabeth, Bequia's capital, a mere golf cart journey from its own airport, Adams Bay Luxury Beach Club is set to be the Caribbean's finest residential and vacation enclave. Adams Bay offers 63 exclusive properties on a 30-acre, 1600' white sand beachfront ranging from traditional Caribbean 'Gingerbread' Beach Cottages, luxury Hillside Villas with elevated ocean views, and regal Ridge Residences. Phase 1 consists of 14 Beach Cottages; Phase 2 Hillside Villas; and Phase 3 Lower-Ridge... (more)

45ft 'King-Sized' Pyramid Arrives in Hyde Park to Mark the Opening of 'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs'

LONDON, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the forthcoming opening of the "Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs" exhibition at The O2 on 15 November, Hyde Park today became home to a 45ft pyramid created by internationally acclaimed pop artist Romero Britto. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071030/CLTU043 ) The pyramid was designed and hand-painted by Britto, creative director of the 2007 London Pyramid Project, as a tribute to the Pyramids of Giza, the last remaining of the Ancient Seven Wonders of the World. Located at historic Speakers' Corner, th... (more)

New packages announced for The Lord of the Rings stage spectacular in Toronto

TORONTO, May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, special package offers make it easy to experience the world premier of the spectacular The Lord of the Rings stage show in Toronto. New packages include premium tickets, accommodation with breakfast, and admission to one of seven prominent Toronto attractions. New summer packages are ideal for families and couples, starting at $139(x) per person, or $147(x) for a downtown hotel. With 57 hotels participating, any type of traveller can find the right accommodation either steps from the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto's Entertainment ... (more)

'Shuttle Launch Experience' Now Open at NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex today officially opened Shuttle Launch Experience. Joining Florida Lt. Governor Jeff Kottkamp and key officials for the attraction's premiere were NASA veteran astronauts including Charlie Bolden, Rick Searfoss, John Young, Robert Crippin, Buzz Aldrin and Al Worden. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070525/NYF068-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070525/NYF068-b ) The culmination of three years of development by veteran Space Shuttle astronauts, renowned attr... (more)

RLJ Development, LLC Agrees to Acquire 100 Hotels From White Lodging Services for $1.7 Billion

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Privately held RLJ Development, LLC ("RLJ Development") controlled by Robert L. Johnson, founder of BET and owner of the NBA Charlotte Bobcats, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100 hotels from White Lodging Services Corporation ("WLS") and its affiliates for approximately $1.7 billion. A first group of 87 hotels is expected to close in the second quarter of 2006. The remaining 13 hotels, which are currently under construction or recently completed, are scheduled to close over the next 18 - 24 months. WLS ... (more)