grand tour


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grand tour

(formerly) an extended tour through the major cities of Europe, esp one undertaken by a rich or aristocratic Englishman to complete his education
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It is very rare for executives to consider extending a deal before a show hits the air, but they believe Grand Tour is a real winner and want to make as many as possible.
Jonathan Gammond, access and interpretation officer at Wrexham Museum puts the finishing touches to the Sir Watkin Williams Wynn exhibition A Holiday Of A Lifetime, The Grand Tour.
The Grand Tour starts on Amazon Prime from November 18.
The youngsters from the school explored the Giant Lanterns of China at the zoo and gave a grand tour of the illuminated trail in their very own video, which was presented in Mandarin.
They have a lot of great climbers and that is what you need for a Grand Tour team.
Then, filming The Grand Tour last year, he lost control of a supercar in Switzerland that flipped over and burst into flames.
They were popular purchases by visitors on the Grand Tour, typical scenes were landscapes of Roman views, and the micromosaics were small panels inset into furniture or onto snuffboxes and similar objects, or for jewellery which became popular during the Grand Tour period (17th - 19th century).
Now Froome is seeking to be the winner of all three Grand Tours at the same time when the 101st Giro d'Italia event starts from Israel in May.
The first episode of The Grand Tour will be available on Amazon prime from December 8 and is available to download weekly thereafter.
Six men have claimed all three Grand Tour crowns during their careers - Jacques Anquetil, Alberto Contador, Felice Gimondi, Bernard Hinault, Eddy Merckx and Vincenzo Nibali - but nobody has won them all in the same year.
The US company, which also makes big bucks car show The Grand Tour starring Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond, said all of the new jobs would be permanent, with staff paid at least PS7.