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Isle of Man company offering moon trips

Excalibur Almaz is offering members of the public a trip to the moon in exchange for a £100M fee. The Isle of Man might not seem like the most likely …

Lynyrd Syknyrd to Open BBQ Restaurant at the Excalibur

Quick word association game for you: What’s the first thing that comes to mind when I say “Free Bird.” Jousting? Yeah, me too. “Sweet Home Alabama.” You thought of Merlin, didn’t you? These associations aren’t so far-fetched. Classic rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd just announced that they’re planning on opening “Lynyrd Skynyrd BBQ & Beer at the [...]

World’s Tallest Climbing Wall

The Excalibur is a climbing wall at the Klimcentrum Bjoeks, a climbing center in Groningen, The Netherlands. It’s the tallest climbing wall in the world, standing at 121 feet with a 36-foot overhang. Photographer Eric Kieboom took many excellent pictures of this wall, 14 of which are available in his Flickr photostream. He suspended his camera [...]