Overseas travel to Japan rises to a new record in July

Aug 16, 2017

Overseas travel to Japan rises to a new record in July

The number of foreign visitors to Japan hit a monthly record of 2.68 million in July, due to the summer vacation season and an increase in low-cost carrier flights, the Japan Tourism Agency said Wednesday. A total of 2,681,500 travelers visited the country from overseas, ...

Amish country tour guide in limbo amid tuk-tuk tiff

Aug 14, 2017

Amish country tour guide in limbo amid tuk-tuk tiff

Pennsylvania utility regulators are making a big to-do over Timm Wenger's tuk-tuk. The 48-year-old entrepreneur wants to use his three-wheeled, open-sided electric shuttle to offer sightseeing tours of Lancaster, the urban core of a region best known for its undulating farms, horse-drawn buggies and large ...