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Now in their 86th season, the Harlem Globetrotters continue to entertain millions of parents, children, and general basketball admirers with a trademark blend of athletic precision and razzle-dazzle showmanship. For their 2012 world tour, a rotating roster of Globetrotter favourites takes to the hardwood each game, so spectators might spot Special K Daley sharing a behind-the-back pass with newcomer Jacob “Hops” Tucker, the 2011 College Slam Dunk champion whose 50-inch vertical leap cruelly dashed his dreams of working in a ceiling-fan store. The Globetrotters might also present a study in contrasts with five-foot-two Too Tall Hall and seven-foot-eight Paul "Tiny" Sturgess, the world's tallest professional basketball player.
Riverfront Canal Cruises traces Richmond's roots back to George Washington, who first lobbied the Virginia General Assembly to create the city's canal system as a means of linking the coast to trade opportunities in the west. In 40-minute tours, covered boats glide down the James River and Kanawha Canal, granting passengers an up-close view of the waterways without having to mount a webcam on a duck. Throughout the trip, guides share old stories about the canal and the Canal Walk, broadening guests' knowledge of the area's rich heritage.
Every chauffeur who slides into the driver’s seat of a Richmond Limousine luxury vehicle is fully trained and licensed to ferry guests from point A to point B. From behind the wheel of an executive sedan, a limousine, an SUV, or a van, they pull up to curbs to collect groups en route to the airport, businesspeople traveling between meetings, or wedding parties looking for famous landmarks on their traditional matrimonial scavenger hunt. All of Richmond Limousine’s cars come with ample legroom and many brandish luxury features including TVs, DVD players, and mood lighting.
Virginia Wine Lover Magazine celebrates Virginia's historically significant wine culture, providing enthusiastic cork-poppers with regional grape-swilling news on Old Dominion wineries. Critical consumers can browse through Virginia Wine Lover's wine reviews, while travel-happy tasters can peruse a comprehensive listing of wineries by region. Those who enjoy pairing wine with food or overcompetitive I-spy tournaments can drink up the 'zine's information of wine-related travel, dining, and winery events around Virginia. With an authoritative, industry-savvy editorial voice, Virginia Wine Lover's features delve into fascinating topics, including a recent look at the 180-year-old Norton grape. Visit the magazine online for a virtual copy of the latest issue.