Tag: Tours

Storm-Chasing Tours Become Big—and Risky—Business

Tempest Tours storm chasers in Western Okla. PHOTO: JIM CARLTON/THE WALL STREET JOURNAL HAMMON, Okla.—When residents of this remote rural area were warned to take cover from an approaching severe storm, tour director Bill Reid aimed his vanload of six giddy passengers into its path. “It’s going to get crazy,” said…

Hilliard Schools D.C. trip back on after Discovery Tours fiasco

HILLIARD, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) — Hilliard parents are relieved to know the annual Washington D.C. trip is back on, but not without a catch. Parents were contacted Thursday with the news that the trip is back on. The doubt happened after Discovery Tours failed to provide promised services to…

Take 5: Eric Miller, wine delivery, tours and ADA construction

Eric Miller, who owns and operates several businesses including Wineries Express, LLC, is photographed with a van used for wine tours near an Owen Roe vineyard in Wapato, Wash., Friday, May 11, 2018. Editor’s note: Take 5 is a weekly meetup with a local business owner…

Ricoh Tours is a simple way for realtors to share 360-degree home tours

Ricoh Innovations Corporation, a subsidiary of Ricoh, has announced the launch of Ricoh Tours, an service that helps real estate agents uses its Theta V camera and an online portal to easily capture and create 360 tours of homes and apartments. Currently, there are over 2 million licensed real estate…

5 Unique European Tours

Acropolis in Athens at spring (photo via sborisov / iStock / Getty Images Plus) Dreaming of a European getaway? Don’t just travel to Europe, experience it. Collette offers several tours all around the world, with a number of classic and specials specifically throughout Europe. The tour company…

Tours tap into popularity of craft beer

A customer bellies up to the bar at Resolution Brewing in Anchorage. Tour operators have developed products to take advantage of Alaska’s growing craft beer industry. This summer, cyclists will tackle the rugged terrain of the Alaska Mountain Range and Denali National Park with the bicycle…