(1) They moan at the door now and again, asking for it to be opened so they can check the suitability of the weather for a short excursion .(2) The audience was composed of cineastes, intellectuals and young men and women eager to view an explicit excursion into the sexual realm by an esteemed woman film-maker who had worked with such masters as Fellini.(3) the firm's disastrous excursion into the US electrical market(4) an excursion into theology(5) Interestingly, while the City is inundated, the famous Vedanthangal bird sanctuary, which is a short excursion away, has received little water in the last couple of days.(6) a gantry controlled the radial and tangential excursion of each detector(7) Diamond offers a fascinating excursion into the latest scholarship on some of the great mysteries of history: Easter Island.(8) That was a short excursion , though, because the batteries ran out on me and by the time I'd come back in to replace them with newly-charged ones, the urge to get back to the shredding had returned, not to be resisted.(9) an excursion to Mount Etna(10) From there the album takes a short excursion into a more experimental direction that isn't quite as satisfying.(11) This was only a short excursion into the forest to report to my brothers.(12) An initial negative carbon-isotope excursion occurred during the earliest phases of relative sea-level rise in SW Britain.(13) an excursion to London Zoo(14) As with many first-time visitors to Mexico, the short excursion stirs up more in the author than he can fully comprehend.(15) Instead of an excursion into the countryside, we took a local walking tour of the city walls, the best preserved in Europe.(16) My exchange with Zwick has been an interesting excursion into just how difficult pinning down historical facts in music can be.