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Virgin Voyages CEO Tom McAlpin (Right) with Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson.

Virgin Voyages CEO explains what makes Richard Branson’s new adults-only cruise line stand out from the crowd

Richard Branson's Virgin Voyages will set sail in April 2020 from its home port in Miami to Havana, Cuba.
Richard Branson.

Richard Branson reveals what it was like to ride out one of history’s most destructive hurricanes in his wine cellar

Richard Branson said riding out Hurricane Irma in his wine cellar was like "14 hours of a screaming train going by."
Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson.

Richard Branson reveals how his new adults-only cruise line, Virgin Voyages, will turn the cruise industry upside down

Richard Branson's adults-only cruise line, Virgin Voyages, is officially open for business. Tickets for its maiden voyage in April 2020 are on sale.

Richard Branson and Virgin Group are cutting ties with the Saudi Government after the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi

Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Group are severing their business relationships with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Branson announced that Virgin Galatic and Virgin Orbit will suspend its business dealings with the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia.
Our Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330 Beauty Queen.

I flew Virgin Atlantic from London to New York to see if Richard Branson’s airline is still one of the world’s best — here’s t...

Virgin Atlantic is the crown jewel of Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson's aviation portfolio. Even though 80% of the airline's shares are owned by Air France-KLM and Delta, it's still quintessentially Sir Richard.
The front view of The Scarlet Lady cruise ship

Richard Branson is building a luxury cruise ship for adults only — here’s a closer look

Richard Branson's Virgin Voyages cruise line released the latest renderings of its maiden vessel christened the Scarlet Lady. The ship is set to enter service in 2020 for Branson's "adults only" cruise line.

We flew Virgin America one final time before it goes away forever — here’s what it was like

Alaska Airlines acquired Virgin America in 2016 for $2.6 billion. Virgin America and Alaska will merge operations on April 25.
"If you have created the best, your figures will add up at the end of the year," said Richard Branson, pictured.

Richard Branson says he didn’t know the difference between ‘net’ and ‘gross’ until age 50 — and it didn’t st...

Richard Branson, billionaire founder of The Virgin Group, told Freakonomics Radio he didn't understand the difference between net vs gross until he was 50.
Richard Branson.

Richard Branson once got so drunk he accidentally peed on a fan who wanted an autograph — and it made him quit booze for 6 months

Virgin Group and former Formula 1 team owner Richard Branson was jet lagged and "drank too much."
1941: Pamela Churchill (Mrs Randolph Churchill) at the opening of the Derry rooftop Gardens in High Street Kensington, London with the General Manager of Derry and Toms department store and an Admiralty captain (left). Now Kensington Roof Gardens. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

The Kensington Roof Gardens are closing — here’s a look back at the glamorous West London venue

Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group, which runs the Gardens, announced on Tuesday the venue would close imminently.