I was provided with a receipt and duly and officially accepted as an excursionist.
The excursionists will have an opportunity to look over this, the "magnificent city of palaces," and visit the birthplace of Columbus, twelve miles off, over a beautiful road built by Napoleon I.
The ship will at all times be a home, where the excursionists, if sick, will be surrounded by kind friends, and have all possible comfort and sympathy.
This supplementary program also instructed the excursionists to provide themselves with light musical instruments for amusement in the ship, with saddles for Syrian travel, green spectacles and umbrellas, veils for Egypt, and substantial clothing to use in rough pilgrimizing in the Holy Land.
There was a large enclosed yard in front of the hotel, and this was filled with groups of villagers waiting to see the diligences arrive, or to hire themselves to excursionists
for the morrow.
Coming home, a party of excursionists
from Chertsey or Isleworth passed us singing and playing music.
Bert stood there in the middle of the bridge, in a place that most people who knew it remembered as a place populous with sightseers and excursionists
, and he was the only human being in sight there.
The waves were colourless, and the Bournemouth steamer gave a further touch of insipidity, drawn up against the pier and hooting wildly for excursionists
The Birmingham Daily Post story was later reprinted in Thomas Cook's own newspaper, Cook's Excursionist
A Daily Mirror article read: "The average Londoner does not pretend to understand the football excursionist
from the North.
The films Haitarma from Ukraine, Capitalism at Crossroad Street from Latvia and The Excursionist
from Lithuania were also nominated.
In an 1868 article published in Cook's magazine, Cook's Excursionist
and Home and Foreign Tourist Advertiser, Cook himself exclaimed of Rome: "To have seen Rome, is to have seen the world" (4).