Posts Tagged ‘amphibious’

San Francisco Invaded by Hovercraft and Helicopters – See and Hear the Action, Courtesy of David Cruz

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

Renowned San Francisco photographer David Cruz caught the start of Fleet Week 2012 yesterday over at Ocean Beach.

Check it:

Via David Cruz

And the video:

The Crazy Duck Tour Boats of San Francisco

Sunday, December 14th, 2008

This is what it looks like when the Peking Duck (or DUKW) ventures onto land in Union Square.

Read all about our Bay Quackers vs. Ride the Ducks war here.

And, rest assured, all those safety problems got the once-over, so the scary lack of freeboard and big canopy shouldn’t be too much trouble.

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Or you can always take a taxi instead.