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a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towers

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The climb to the top of the 90-foot observation tower is well worth it, as is the journey through the forest canopy in an aerial tram.
The package includes a Tara Tours escort; roundtrip air from Miami on COPA Airlines; two nights at the Deluxe Crowne Plaza Hotel Panama City; two nights at the Deluxe Gamboa Rainforest Resort; two nights at the Deluxe Playa Bonita Resort; one night at the Deluxe Intercontinental Miramar Hotel Panama City; all meals except for one lunch; seven tours; partial transit of the Panama Canal; Monkey Island; Aerial Tram and Ecological Exhibits; Embera Indigenous tour; Panama City tour; a visit to the Miraflores Locks; a farewell folkloric show and dinner; all transfers; tips to waiters/guides/drivers; entrances; and land/sea and transportation with English-speaking guide.
The Pavilion integrates a 9th floor campus-wide "pedestrian superhighway" throughout, linking campus patient care and research zones, and harbors a new aerial tram terminus connecting the campus to waterfront parking and campus buildings below.
The Bungee Trampoline, the Zip Rider, a mechanical bull, climbing wall, aerial tram rides and, of course, hiking and mountain biking trails are covered in the all-day pass as well.
The iconic aerial tram that transports visitors 300 feet uphill to Sterling Vineyards' lofty winery and tasting room above Calistoga in Napa Valley is now being powered by the sun.
These include destinations such as wine vineyards, Chinese gardens, museums, markets and the aerial tram. The registration form for the tours is included in the Convention Preview mailing or you can contact Heather Drake at 503-228-1675 or
The city has begun operation of a spectacular $57 million aerial tram that runs 1100 yards from the city's South Waterfront district to the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU).
The some 250 sites toured include downtown's Pioneer Courthouse Square ("Portland's living room"), Michael Graves' controversial postmodern Portland Building, the city's many bridges, and its new aerial tram. The guide includes b&w illustrations, maps, a glossary, and decent bibliography.
Wrangling a crowd of more than 120 board members and spouses, guest speakers and program presenters takes a firm hand, especially when there's a world-famous river seething with cutthroat trout just a fly-cast away, not to mention Old Faithful putting on its hourly show, an aerial tram to the mountain tops and countless quaint shops, stores and noted restaurants nearby.
Alyeska's lifts include a high-speed detachable quad, two fixed quads, three double chairs, two pony lifts and a 60-passenger aerial tram.
After taking the 10-minute aerial tram trip to the peak, I hiked the 7.2 miles back down on twisting, rocky terrain.
Dark-green Cafe Britt coffee stands pop up all over the countryside, and Cafe Britt retail stores can now be found at some of Costa Pica's leading tourist attractions--including the Rainforest Aerial Tram, the luxurious Hotel Costa Rica Marriott, the Tabacon Resort at the Arenal volcano and hot springs, and the elegant National Theater in downtown San Jose, where Cafe Britt owns the restaurant concession.
we got to the base of a mountain and were deposited at an aerial tram that was to take us up to the resort town.
This summer, you will take a thrilling aerial tram ride to the "Roof of the Rockies," where breathtaking vistas unfold in every direction.
The Rain Forest Aerial Tram of Dominica is scheduled to open in March, and is destined to become a popular tourist attraction, reports The Dominica Chronicle (Feb.