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2014-07-21 16:20:31

LONDON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin Limited Edition [http://www.virginlimitededition.com ], Sir Richard Branson's luxury collection of award-winning retreats is offering a special complimentary night stay to celebrate the opening of the beautiful Mont Rochelle Hotel and Mountain Vineyard in Franschhoek, South Africa from 1st of September 2014. Discover the delights of Mont Rochelle Hotel & Vineyard with a free night when you book to stay for a minimum of...

2011-03-16 07:50:00

LONDON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get snap-happy and explore the African bush in a truly unique way on a photographic safari at Ulusaba Private Game Reserve ( http://www.ulusaba.virgin.com/). The newly launched photographic safaris are aimed at amateur photographers and are led by Ulusaba's professional rangers and trackers who are experienced photographers. They will teach guests how to interpret animal behaviour so they can capture some outstanding pictures they'll be able to...

2011-01-21 06:48:00

LONDON, January 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to do something different for your holiday this year, then we have just the ticket, when chartering Necker Belle ( http://www.neckerbelle.virgin.com/) for 7 night sailings any new bookings made before 28th February for charters prior to the 30th June 2011 will get their final night free. This offer is based on exclusive hire of Necker Belle, accommodating up to 12 guests, for a 7 day charter in the Caribbean. The US$85,000* rate...

2010-04-29 08:37:00

LONDON, April 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Necker Island (http://www.neckerisland.virgin.com/), Sir Richard Branson'sCaribbean island and part of the award-winning Virgin Limited Edition portfolio, is delighted to announce that it will host a Celebration Week in February 2011 to coincide with the second annual BVI Kite Jam supported by Sir Richard Branson and in 2011 title sponsored by Billabong and the British Virgin Island Tourist Board. Kite boarding enthusiasts from around the globe...

2010-04-13 08:29:00

LONDON, April 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin Limited Edition, Sir Richard Branson's privately owned collection of award-winning luxury retreats, is excited to announce that "The Oprah Winfrey Show" will be featuring a world exclusive interview with Sir Richard Branson, filmed on Necker Island, Necker Belle and the latest addition to the Virgin Limited Edition collection, a 3-man aero-submarine - Necker Nymph, including never-before-seen footage of all three. To watch the exclusive...

2009-09-30 09:38:00

LONDON, September 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Sir Richard Branson has a new lady in his life, Necker Belle (http://vlog.virginlimitededition.com/?cat=136), a magnificent 32 metre (105 foot) catamaran, the latest addition to the Virgin Limited Edition (http://www.virginlimitededition.com/) collection. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090930/361611 ) After spending the past two years undergoing an extensive refit, following her former years as Lady Barbaretta, Necker Belle...

2009-04-20 11:30:00

LONDON, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of his ongoing support of Virgin Unite, the not for profit foundation of the Virgin Group, actor Christian Slater returned to Ulusaba, Sir Richard Branson's private game reserve in South Africa, this week to visit a new classroom built at the Jeremiah Creche, which he, Branson and guests of Ulusaba and Leopard Hill's Lodge jointly funded. The creche is supported by Pride 'n Purpose, the charity arm of Ulusaba, and will benefit over 60 disadvantaged...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.