A heart-racing documentary portrait of Carl Boenish, the father of the BASE jumping movement, whose early passion for skydiving led him to ever more spectacular –and dangerous– feats of foot-launched human flight. Experience his jaw-dropping journey in life and love, to the pinnacle of his achievements when he and wife Jean broke the BASE jumping Guinness World Record in 1984 on the Norwegian ‘Troll Wall’ mountain range. Incredibly, within days, triumph was followed by disaster. Told through a stunning mix of Carl’s 16mm archive footage, well-crafted re-enactments and state-of-the-art aerial photography, Sunshine Superman will leave you breathless and inspired. Bonus Features: Behind The Scences
The spirit of Christmas becomes a musical celebration of life in this rousing adaptation of Charles Dickens' beloved family classic, A Christmas Carol.Mean-spirited and stingy, Ebeneezer Scrooge (ALBERT FINNEY) has a sour face and humbug for anyone who crosses his path. But on this Christmas Eve, he will learn the horrible fate that awaits him if he continues his miserly ways. One by one, the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future take the startled Ebeneezer on an incredible journey through time - showing him in one magical night what takes most people a lifetime to learn.Filled with eleven joyous songs and a supporting cast that includes SIR ALEC GUINNESS, DAME EDITH EVANS and KENNETH MORE, this delightful tale is sure to enrich the lives of young and old alike for many more generations., The spirit of Christmas becomes a musical celebration of life in this rousing adaptation of Charles Dickens' beloved family classic, A Christmas Carol.Mean-spirited and stingy, Ebeneezer Scrooge (ALBERT FINNEY) has a sour face and humbug for anyone who crosses his path. But on this Christmas Eve, he will learn the horrible fate that awaits him if he continues his miserly ways. One by one, the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future take the startled Ebeneezer on an incredible journey through time - showing him in one magical night what takes most people a lifetime to learn.Filled with eleven joyous songs and a supporting cast that includes SIR ALEC GUINNESS, DAME EDITH EVANS and KENNETH MORE, this delightful tale is sure to enrich the lives of young and old alike for many more generations.Special Features:None Listed
The land of Bedouins, once home to no one few centuries back but today a Global Stage which speaks more than 350 Languages and home to 140 Nationalities.In this tour you are going to experience the ultimate transformation of Mankind by virtue of vision.We are a blend of 186 Guinness world records, During this exciting journey you will experience the world records on the go .. Brace to Amaze.
The Wild Wicklow Tour from Dublin is the perfect introduction to Wicklow's stunning landscapes and ancient monastic site at Glendalough. During this one day "off the beaten track" coach tour you will see glacial valleys, barren boglands, mountain lakes (incl. the Guinness Lake) and famous locations from movies including Vikings, PS I Love You and Braveheart. This guided tour operates at a relaxed pace. Guests have plenty of time to enjoy each stop, to take photos, to walk the valley of two lakes and savour the natural beauty of the countryside all within 1 hour drive from Dublin.The guides are all local and have endless informative and amusing stories to share. The Wild Wicklow Tour lunch stop (own cost) is in a cosy village pub where guests can enjoy a Guinness stew by a roaring fire.The day is wrapped up with a complimentary toast of Jameson Irish whiskey as the guests sit back, relax and enjoy the return journey .
Take this 7 days journey to the most untouched area in Greece, directly from Athens.The relative small human impact, the rare flora and fauna of the area, and thanks to its wild and unspoiled nature makes this place unique.We will cross the impressive Vikos gorge, located in the heart of the National Park, and listed in Guinness as the deepest gorge in the world. We will visit Zagori, a mountainous region of stunning beauty, one of the most strictly protected areas in Greece. As the region remained cut off from the rest of the country for decades, you will not find here signs of massive tourism.We will visit and stay at some of the picturesque stone villages of Zagori, a masterpiece of traditional architecture, ideal for those seeking relaxation and tranquility.Finally we will go for rafting in Voidomatis river, ranked as one of the cleanest rivers in Europe and enjoy the stunning nature of the area while paddling through turquoise crystal clear waters.
Journey towards the eastern suburbs of Kuala Lumpur as we drive past the Embassy District on our way to Batu Caves. The caves are one of the country’s biggest and most vibrant tourist attractions and are a place of pilgrimage for Hindus from around the world. Marvel at the colossal 140-feet gold-painted statue of Lord Murugan and take the challenge by walking 242 steps to the top to visit the Murugan Temple in the cave. Next, we bring you to Batik Chong for a guided tour on how Batik is made. Take this opportunity to bring back a piece of Malaysia Hand-Made Batik as souvenir. The tour advances to Royal Selangor Pewter. Royal Selangor is a Malaysian pewter manufacturer and the largest of its type in the world. Guests can also take a picture with the world's largest pewter tankard as recognized by the Guinness Book of Records. You will be shown the different processes involved in the production of Pewter. Finish your excursion with a ride back to Kuala Lumpur and drop-off at your hotel.
A visit to the state-of-the-art Roe & Co Distillery, located in the former Guinness Power Station, takes you right to the heart of this remarkable resurgence of Irish Whiskey. Lonely Planet named the Roe & Co Distillery as one of the 10 best new openings in the world for 2019.The Roe & Co Distillery is located in the buzzing Liberties district, Dublin 8 and is a fully operational urban distillery and world-class cocktail and whiskey experience. Fun and flavour are at the centre of every aspect of the Roe & Co visitor experience, which will transport guests on a journey of taste and discovery.A visit includes the signature Power House Tour a fully guided and hosted by a Roe & Co Brand Ambassador. Highlights of the tour include a sensorial whiskey tasting, a flavour and cocktail making experience and a complimentary bespoke Roe & Co cocktail in the Power House Bar. This is an intimate and personalised cocktail and whiskey experience like no other. Maximum 16 people on each tour.
Dublin is a city of literature with three of Ireland's Nobel Prize winners in Literature hailing from this fair city. The capital has been immortalized in the works of James Joyce, Flann O'Brien and Samuel Beckett, to mention a few in the pantheon.Join a resident Dublin writer and Historian as I take you through a city that inspired multiple generations of greats. We will visit sites like the Abbey Theatre, Sweny's Chemist, the National library, the Irish Houses of Parliament, and the Irish Writer's Museum. Unlike other tours you will not simply be a bystander but a participant on this journey. At each stop we will read from the finest works of Oscar Wilde, James Joyce, William Butler Yeats, and Samuel Beckett, to name just a few of the writers we will meet. No one will escape the embarrassment of public speaking, least of all me!Finally, join me in the Palace Bar or another famous Irish Literary haunt for a pint of the black stuff, otherwise known as Guinness.